Student Experience Fund Application

  • Section 1

  • Please provide your Carleton University student number.
  • Please provide your Carleton e-mail address.
  • Section 2

  • Please attach a brief (1-2 page) outline of the conference, convention, or campaign that you wish to take part in. Describe how your participation in this activity is relevant to political management studies. Explain how your participation will enhance your experience in the program.
    Accepted file types: doc, docx, pdf, docm, pages, jpg.
  • Section 3

  • Please attach an itemized list and description of your expected costs for travel, accommodation, and meals. Keep in mind that the fund is designed to compensate students for low-priced expenses. (E.g., if several students are attending a convention, they should share accommodation at the Best Western, not each stay in suites at the Four Seasons.) Unreasonable requests will be denied.
    Accepted file types: xls, xlm, numbers, doc, docx, pdf, jpg.
  • Applicant's Declaration

  • I will use the funds advanced to me for the purposes stated in this application. I will provide receipts to justify any advance within thirty days of the activity. If I am unable to take part in the proposed activity, I will reimburse Carleton University for any funds advanced to me. If I do not spend the entire advance, I will reimburse Carleton University for the unspent portion. I understand that I will not be permitted to graduate if I still owe all or a portion of the advance to Carleton University. I authorize Carleton University to release a copy of this application and accompanying documents to the appropriate awards selection committee(s) and to the award donor, in order to adjudicate my application for this bursary. If requested, I agree to provide the Awards and Financial Aid office or the office of the Dean of the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs with any documentation necessary to verify the information on this form. I declare that the above information is true and accurate. If any information is inaccurate, I understand that this bursary may be reassessed and/or withdrawn.
  • At Carleton University, we recognize and respect the importance of privacy. Personal information that we collect is kept confidential. In accordance with section 41 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, Carleton University will only use the information in its custody or control in the following circumstances: where the individual identifies the particular information and consents to its use; for the purpose for which it was collected or a consistent purpose (i.e. a purpose which the individual might have reasonably expected). The Awards and Financial Aid office and the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs allows for disclosure or exchange of information to external and internal bodies as required determining eligibility/suitability for awards and the release of identifying information that may include name/program / year, to award donors and university units advising them of award recipients. If you have any questions or concerns regarding the release of this information, please contact

If you prefer to submit a hard copy to the Master of Political Management program, please click on the following link for a pdf copy of the application:  political-management-student-experience-bursary. Should you have any questions or concerns about the application, please contact