Awards for FES Graduate Students

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

Entrance and Grad

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
Lambert Family Graduate Award If 1 award, up to $14,000, if 2 awards, up to $7,000* November 21, 2016
The Han Shan Sih Buddhist Society Bursary for Environmental Studies (MES) $2,000 financial and $5,000 research April 1
Charles Caccia Graduate Award in Sustainable Development up to $12,500 April 27
George and Helen Vari Foundation Entrance Award $2,500 April 1
Jim MacNeill Award up to $12,500 August 15
FES Discretionary Bursary Open
Lewis and Bennett Graduate Scholarship in Environmental Sustainability up to $12,500 March 17
Howard Daugherty Graduate Award in Neotropical Conservation If awarded to Master’s: Up to $12,500*, if awarded to Doctoral: 1 award at up to $25,000 or two awards at up to $12,500* November 21, 2016

Continuing and Grad

Award NameValueDeadline
Pat Placzek Award in Indigenous Urban Studies The first year $1,000 and then subsequent years, $5,000* October 3
Stantec Bursary in Planning $1,500 February 1
MYPAC Award $1,000 April 1
Giva Scholarships $1,000
GESSA Research and Travel Fund Fall activities: February 1 Winter activities: June 1 Summer activities: October 1
Wilkinson Family Graduate Award in Environmental Studies $1,000 October 3
Unilever Canada Graduate Award in Environmental Studies $5,000 February 1
The John A. Livingston Ecological Conscience and Nature Advocacy Award $1,000 October 3
The FES Graduate Award in Energy Studies $1,500 February 1
PowerStream Graduate Awards $6,000 October 3
Mark Nawrot Memorial Award $2,500 October 3
Lambert Family Graduate Award If 1 award, up to $14,000, if 2 awards, up to $7,000* November 21, 2016
Harold Mahabir Student Award for International Development $1,000 October 3
GESSA Class of 2007 Award $1,500 February 1
FES Graduate Academic Award $1,200 October 3
Adrienne and Donna Pocock Memorial Award $1,000 October 3
Dian Marino Award $1,000 February 1
FES Discretionary Bursary Open
FES Graduate Research Award $1,000 October 3
Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship and Worldwide Community Ambassador Award $1,000 Two award cycles each year. June 1st and December 1st
FES International Student Bursary Maximum $200 per student per academic year.
FES Graduate Research Scholarship $1,000
Howard Daugherty Graduate Award in Neotropical Conservation If awarded to Master’s: Up to $12,500*, if awarded to Doctoral: 1 award at up to $25,000 or two awards at up to $12,500* November 21, 2016

External and Grad

Award NameValueDeadline
Giva Semi-Annual Student Scholarship and Worldwide Community Ambassador Award $1,000 Two award cycles each year. June 1st and December 1st