In partnership with a number of offices and departments across campus, the Student Experience Office is able to offer awards to a variety of student groups. Please review the awards below to assess your eligibility.


Faculty Sponsorship

Students studying in any of Carleton University’s faculties (Arts and Social Sciences, Engineering and Design, Public Affairs, Science, and the Sprott School of Business)  have access to faculty sponsorship. Each faculty generously provides guaranteed sponsorship. Please email niamh.oshea@carleton.ca to confirm how much funding you will receive, based on your faculty.

ASB Indigenous Student Award

Awarded on the recommendation of the Student Experience Office and the Centre for Indigenous Initiatives, the ASB Indigenous Student Award is awarded to two students who self-identify as Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, or Métis) on the basis of financial need and merit. This award is valued at up to $1250. Applications are available here and are due Monday, November 12th at noon.

President’s Alternative Spring Break Award

Provided annually on the recommendation of the Student Experience Office, the President’s Alternative Spring Break Award is awarded to two students on the basis of financial need and demonstrated commitment to community service and community outreach. This award is valued at $400. Further details will be provided to successful ASB applicants.

Residence Life Sponsorship

Housing and Residence Life Services generously offers up to $300 in financial sponsorship to eligible ASB participants living in residence at the time of the program. To be eligible for sponsorship, students must attend an information sessions and commit to sharing their learning with members of the department. Further details will be provided to successful ASB applicants.

Student Activities Fund

The Office of Student Affairs offers $200 in funding to Exchange students participating in the ASB program through the Student Activities Fund. To be eligible for funding, students must apply and submit a final report. Further details will be provided to successful ASB applicants.