Telfer School of Management University of Ottawa

Student Refugee Support Grant

This grant is intended for graduate students who are registered full-time in a Telfer School of Management program (MSc in Management, MSc in Health Systems, MSc in Digital Transformation and Innovation with Telfer supervisor) who claim a refugee status. The Student Refugee Support Grant has been created to support students within the first 12 months of their MSc program or until the successful defense of their thesis proposal. The value of the grant is a maximum of $4000 offered as a bursary.

The number of grants may vary from one financial year to another depending on the availability of funds. 



Supervisors who have external funding will be expected to provide a top-up contribution of $1000.

Request for funding must be submitted through the online portal by the supervisor.

A graduate student is eligible to receive the Student Refugee Support Grant only once for a given program of a study. A confirmation of their refugee status will be made with the Telfer Graduate Office to validate eligibility.

This grant is not intended for pedagogical uses and is subject to availability of funds.



Must maintain full-time status in the program.

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