All Opportunities

Welcome to the University of Calgary Graduate Students’ Association Awards Website.

Below you will find a listing of awards, bursaries, and grants available to University of Calgary graduate students with brief information about each one. To apply you must first make an account for yourself. If you already have an account please sign in. Please remember to document your username and password. After making an account you will then have the opportunity to complete a general application and, then apply for specific awards, bursaries and grants.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies (max. amount $1,500) GSA Bursary
Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) Bursaries are intended to ease financial strain for graduate students who demonstrate financial need. Value:...
Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) Bursaries are intended to ease...
  • Deadline: 2021/10/26
  • Award: Varies (max. amount $1,500)
Deadline2021/10/26
$2,000 GSA Graduate Citizenship Award
The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) Graduate Citizenship Award recognizes graduate students who have demonstrated outstanding dedication and...
The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) Graduate Citizenship Award...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
Varies (max amount $750) GSA Professional Development Grant (PDG)
Professional Development Grants (PDGs) are funded by the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) of the University of Calgary (UCalgary). The PDGs...
Professional Development Grants (PDGs) are funded by the Graduate...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies (max amount $750)
Varies GSA Quality Money
The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) of the University of Calgary is committed to enhancing the student experience. Quality Money initiatives...
The Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) of the University of Calgary is...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Non monetary award Excellence in Administrative Support - Senior Administrator
The purpose of this award is to honor senior administrators who have contributed directly to improving the experience of graduate students such as...
The purpose of this award is to honor senior administrators who have...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
Non monetary award Excellence in Administrative Support - Support Staff
The purpose of this award is to honor staff serving graduate students in administrative support positions such as staff in the Faculty of Graduate...
The purpose of this award is to honor staff serving graduate students in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
Non monetary award Excellence in Research - Graduate Student Award
The purpose of this award is to honor graduate students serving in different research positions who have gone above and beyond their thesis. This...
The purpose of this award is to honor graduate students serving in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
Non monetary award Excellence in Research - Senior Research Affiliates
The purpose of this award is to honor research affiliates working full- or part-time at the University of Calgary who assist graduate students in...
The purpose of this award is to honor research affiliates working full-...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
Non monetary award Excellence in Supervision
The purpose of this award is to honor supervisors for their excellence in supervision. Please review the Terms of Reference BEFORE applying....
The purpose of this award is to honor supervisors for their excellence...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
Non monetary award Excellence in Teaching - Graduate Student Award
The purpose of this award is to honor graduate students who have made a difference in teaching at the University of Calgary while serving in one or...
The purpose of this award is to honor graduate students who have made a...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
Non monetary award Excellence in Teaching - Senior Instructor Award
The purpose of this award is to honor university staff serving in teaching positions such as university professors, full time/part time...
The purpose of this award is to honor university staff serving in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Non monetary award
$500-1000 Graduate Representative Council Initiative Award (GRCI)
This award was established by the Graduate Representative Council (GRC) and funded by the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) of the University of...
This award was established by the Graduate Representative Council (GRC)...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500-1000
$2,000 GSA Emerging Leader Award
This award was established by the Graduate Students’ Association of the University of Calgary in recognition of newly-admitted graduate students...
This award was established by the Graduate Students’ Association of the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $2,000
$5,000 GSA Leadership Award
This award was established by the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA) of the University of Calgary (UCalgary) in recognition of graduate students...
This award was established by the Graduate Students’ Association (GSA)...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000