Graduate studies bursary funds

Graduate Studies Bursary

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 by noon on the deadline dates noted below: 


  • September 22nd
  • October 27th
  • November 24th
  • December 21st
  • January 26th
  • February 25rd
  • March 23rd
  • April 27th
  • May 25th

Important Information:

  1. Students applying for a Graduate Studies Bursary must fully explain the nature of their unanticipated need for funds.
  2. A complete application must include official supporting documentation, as outlined on page 2 of the application form.
  3. Students will be informed of the committee’s decision within a week of the application deadlines.