COVID-19 Graduate Emergency Bursary
The purpose of the COVID-19 Graduate Emergency Bursary is to provide temporary assistance to graduate students who are experiencing short-term financial difficulties from the effects of the current COVID-19 situation. The program is assist in situations resulting from loss of employable income, changes in housing, and/or unexpected expenses incurred.
Graduate Studies bursary funds are intended to assist full-time graduate students with unanticipated or non-typical financial needs. Students may apply for a Graduate Studies Bursary at any time during the academic year, and must have completed at minimum of 1 term of studies. The Graduate Studies Bursary Review Committee meets once a month to review applications. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed by the committee.
To be considered for a Graduate Studies Bursary, a student must complete and submit this “Graduate Studies Bursary Request Form” electronically to email@example.com by noon on the deadline dates noted below:
- April 14th
- May 15th
- June 19th
- July 17th
- August 21 st
- Students applying for a Graduate Studies Bursary must fully explain the nature of their unanticipated need for funds.
- A complete application must include official supporting documentation, as outlined on page 2 of the application form.
- Students will be informed of the committee’s decision within a week of the application deadlines.