Financial Support

Quality Money Grants Program

The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) of the University of Calgary is committed to enhancing the student experience. Quality Money initiatives and grants are one way that the GSA returns to the student community.

Emphasis is placed upon proposals which impact
the majority of students, promote multidisciplinary interactions, and integrate sustainable initiatives.

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We have the following awards available:

  • Teaching, Supervisory, Mentorship, and Graduate Assistant Excellence Awards
  • Exemplary Graduate Administrative Support Award
  • The Alberta Graduate Citizenship Award (AGCA)
  • The GSA Leadership Scholarship
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Individual & Family Bursary

Individual and Family Bursaries are available in the fall and winter terms. These bursaries are meant to ease the financial strain faced by our active GSA members.

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There are two types of grants available:

  • Individual Academic Project Support Grants
  • Group Academic Project Support Grants
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Starting in 2016 the Professional Development Grants and Group Project Grants will be combined into one grant titled the Academic Project Support Grant (APSG). There are two types of this grant available, both of which can be applied for using the same form:

  • Individual APSG
  • Group APSG