UTGSU Student Conference Bursary (SCB)

The UTGSU Conference Bursary was created in 2016 to financially assist UTGSU Members attending and/or presenting at academic conferences. The amount of a single bursary is up to $250, regardless of conference location or estimated expenses. A total of 120 bursaries are distributed each year, corresponding to 60 bursaries per each of the UTGSU’s two (2) Conference Bursary Cycles: Fall and Winter Cycle. Please note that due to the large number of applicants, only successful individuals will be contacted and that winner selection and reimbursement will take place 1 month after applications close.

FALL 2022 Cycle is OPEN now!

Fall 2022 Cycle: This bursary is for conferences on or between 1st July 2022- 31st Dec 2022. Applications are now open and will close on 15th December 2022.

Winter Cycle: This bursary is for conferences on or between January 1st to June 30th. Applications will open on 15th February Term  and 15th June 2023.

Please note that you must be a UTGSU Member at the time of application for your application to be deemed eligible. Additionally, applicants may only submit one application per Conference Cycle. Detailed information about the application and reimbursement process can be found in the application form.

If you require accessibility accommodations or have any questions related to the UTGSU Conference Bursary, please email conferencebursary@utgsu.ca.