Conference and Academic Engagement Grants

The UTGSU annually offers funding for conferences, workshops, or other academic events organized by graduate students at the University of Toronto. The purpose of this Grant is to foster collective or cooperative work amongst graduate students within or across disciplines.

Note that this grant does not fund individuals or groups who wish to attend or present work at academic conferences here or abroad. The maximum grant for any one event is $500.00.

Deadline: There are two rounds of funding available. For events that take place during January to April, please apply to the 1st cycle. For events that take place during May to December, please apply to the 2nd cycle.

1st cycle: Deadline is Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:59pm. Successful applicants will be contacted in or before early January 2020.

2nd cycle: Deadline is Monday March 2, 2020 at 11:59pm. Successful applicants will be contacted in or before early April 2020.

Questions? Please contact the UTGSU Finance Commissioner at finance@utgsu.ca