President's upper-year awards

All University-sanctioned international travel is suspended until further notice due to COVID-19. As a result, the President's International Experience Award program is suspended at this time.


This award program consists of the President's International Experience Award and the President's Research Award and is restricted to current undergraduate students who:

  • received the President’s Scholarship of Distinction in Year One (awarded to students who were admitted with an admission average of 95% or greater)
  • completed Year One with a cumulative average of at least 80%

Anticipated Aid for your Promissory Note

OSAP, award and scholarship amounts will be posted as Anticipated Aid on your Quest account each term. Amounts will be updated throughout the Promissory Note period.

OSAP Processing

Full-time OSAP 

  • Documentation received the week of June 1
  • Spring extensions received the week of June 1

Part-time OSAP 

  • Applications received the week of May 11
  • Please allow 4 weeks for processing

Financing your education presentation

Undergraduate Awards Database

Check out our Undergraduate Awards database where you can search for Waterloo scholarships, awards, and bursaries using a variety of selection criteria.