Governor General's Academic Silver Medal

Award type: 
Medals/Prizes
Award description: 

The Governor General of Canada provides three silver medals annually to recognize the undergraduate students who achieve the highest academic standing upon graduation from a Bachelor’s program, with equitable distribution between Faculties. In years in which the medal is not awarded in a given Faculty, the President's Award of Excellence will be awarded to the Faculty's student with the top graduating average.

Level: 
Year Four
Program:
Open to any program
Citizenship: 
Canadian citizen/Permanent resident, International/study permit student
Selection process: 
Students considered automatically - no application.
Term: 
Spring
Contact:
  • Student Awards & Financial Aid
    • safainfo@uwaterloo.ca
    • The Centre, Needles Hall

Anticipated Aid for your Promissory Note

OSAP, award and scholarship amounts will be posted as Anticipated Aid on your Quest account each term. Spring 2021 full-time OSAP funding will be added as anticipated aid on Quest accounts and will continue to be updated throughout the Promissory Note period.