Eric Breugst International Exchange Award

Award type: 
International experience awards
Award description: 

Two awards, valued at $1,000 each, will be awarded annually to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in Year Three or Four of any program in the Faculty of Arts (excluding the School of Accounting and Finance) who will be participating in an eligible international exchange/study abroad program. Candidates must have a minimum overall average of 70%. Preference will be given to students with financial need for the term(s) abroad. Interested students should submit an application by July 15. This fund is made possible by a donation from Eric Breugst, who served the Faculty of Arts as an academic advisor for twenty-five years. He wishes to support the University of Waterloo's efforts to educate globally literate and world-ready graduates.

Value description: 
  • two awards valued at $1,000 each
Eligibility & selection criteria: 
  • minimum overall average of 70% 
  • preference will be given to students with financial need for the term(s) abroad  
Year Three, Year Four
Arts→Anthropology, Classical Studies, Communication Arts, Economics, English Language and Literature, Fine Arts, French Studies, Gender and Social Justice, Germanic and Slavic Studies, Global Business and Digital Arts, History, International Trade (minor), Liberal Studies, Medieval Studies, Music, Peace and Conflict Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sexuality, Marriage and Family Studies, Social Development Studies, Sociology and Legal Studies, Spanish and Latin American Studies
Canadian citizen/permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Application required
Application details:
  • Complete the International Experience Award application
Application deadline: 
July 15
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • The Centre, Needles Hall