Awards for FES Graduate Students

FES Supports our graduate students through scholarships, awards and bursaries available exclusively to FES students.

Entrance Awards

Award NameValueDeadline
Donald Biback and Family Entrance Scholarship Varies* The value and number of award(s) in any given year will depend on the rate of distribution from the endowment fund, and the number of recipients selected February 1
Howard Daugherty Graduate Award in Neotropical Conservation $12,500 - $25,000 April 27th
George and Helen Vari Foundation Entrance Award *2,500 April 1
The Han Shan Sih Buddhist Society Bursary for Environmental Studies (MES) *$2,000 financial and $5,000 research April 1
FES Discretionary Bursary Open
Charles Caccia Graduate Award in Sustainable Development
Jim MacNeill Award
Lewis and Bennett Graduate Scholarship in Environmental Sustainability

Continuing Awards

Award NameValueDeadline
Pat Placzek Award in Indigenous Urban Studies Value of award: The first year $1,000 and then subsequent years, $5,000* *Take Note: The value and number of award(s) in any given year will depend on the rate of distribution from the endowment fund, and the number of recipients selected October 1
PowerStream Graduate Awards *$6,000 Thursday, October 1, 2015
Stantec Bursary in Planning $1,500 February 1st
Lambert Family Graduate Award *$14,000 (if one award), $7,000 (if two awards) April 1st
Mark Nawrot Memorial Award *$2,500 Thursday, October 1, 2015
The FES Graduate Award in Energy Studies *$1,500 Sunday, February 1, 2015
MYPAC Award *$1000 Friday, April 1, 2016
FES Discretionary Bursary Open
FES Graduate Research Scholarship $1000 Thursday, October 1, 2015
Giva Scholarships
GESSA Research and Travel Fund Fall activities: February 1 Winter activities: June 1 Summer activities: October 1
Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship and Worldwide Community Ambassador Award Two Award Cycles Each Year Deadlines June 1st and December 1st $1000 Two award cycles each year. June 1st and December 1st
FES International Student Bursary Maximum $200 per student per academic year.
Dian Marino Award *$1,000 Sunday, February 1, 2015
FES Graduate Academic Award *$1,200 Thursday, October 1, 2015
FES Graduate Research Award $1,000 Thursday, October 1, 2015
GESSA Class of 2007 Award *$1,500 Sunday, February 1, 2015
Harold Mahabir Student Award for International Development *$1,000 Thursday, October 1, 2015
Adrienne and Donna Pocock Memorial Award *$1,000 Thursday, October 1, 2015
The John A. Livingston Ecological Conscience and Nature Advocacy Award *$1,000 Thursday, October 1, 2015
Unilever Canada Graduate Award in Environmental Studies *$5,000 Sunday, February 1, 2015
Wilkinson Family Graduate Award in Environmental Studies *$1,000 Thursday, October 1, 2015