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Student Initiatives Fund Application

Please complete the following information to submit your application for the Student Initiatives Fund. Applications should generally be submitted at least three weeks prior to the date of the event. We cannot accept submissions for events that have already occurred. After the application has been submitted, it will be reviewed at the next Funds Committee meeting, which occurs bi-weekly. Please keep that in mind when beginning your application.

Max: Up to $1000/ project annually — Less than 75% of the project budget

Privacy Notice: The information collected in this form will only be used by the Funds Committee to process your application.

If you have any questions, please contact the Funds and Grants Administrator:

*** If you are applying to the Student Initiative Fund on behalf of an AMS club, you are ineligible for the grant. ***

Student Initiatives Fund

Have you applied for a SIF grant before?(Required)

Project Outline

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Include first & last names, and student number.
Describe your project and what the funds will be used for. Be sure to explicitly relate anticipated costs/expenses listed in your preliminary budget to your project’s description and explain why each expense is relevant to your operations.

Financial Information

Upload a detailed outline of all anticipated expenses and revenues for your project. Please upload the budget of your project in .pdf format including amount requested and all expenses and revenues.

Please use the AMS approved template.
Max. file size: 6 MB.
How would you prefer to receive your cheque?(Required)
If you selected “Other” above, describe here


For example, using our logo on posters, social media recognition, etc.
Can the AMS use your event/project to promote both the initiative and fund?(Required)
Are you willing to take and submit photos of the event/project for promotional material?(Required)

Additional Support

Include a letter of support from Dean, Director, Department Head, or Representative from other student organizations
Max. file size: 6 MB.
If your application is approved, the Finance Commission requires a one page follow-up report, a final budget, and ALL receipts to be submitted. Photocopies of receipts are also acceptable. The follow-up report should highlight the project’s successes and how it benefited the applicants. Please submit all of the above information no later than 3 weeks after the event.
This date can be NO LATER than 3 weeks after the end date of the project as listed above.
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