Graduate Students Financial Need Assessment Form: Fall/Winter 2020-21

Graduate students must be registered full time to use this form. Normally, one NAF is submitted per study period (one for fall/winter and one for summer) and may be used for multiple financial aid programs.

I AM APPLYING FOR: (select from the list below)

Deadline dates to apply: (if the deadline falls on a weekend or holiday, the form will be accepted the next business day)

(Fall and Winter - decisions are emailed in early February)
(Fall only - decisions are emailed within 5-10 business days)
(Winter only - decisions are emailed within 5-10 business days)

January 10, 2021
(after Jan. 10, NAFs will be assessed for a U of G bursary only)

See Travel Grant Application for deadline date

CITIZENSHIP STATUS:

(International Students must complete the International Student Financial Need Assessment form)

RESIDENCY: Choose the first option that best describes your current residency situation:





GOVERNMENT AID:

I will or have applied for OSAP:
I will or have applied for Out-of-Province government assistance:

FOR OFFICE USE ONLY:

OSAP AMOUNT:

SAG:

UNMET NEED:

DATE:

INITIAL:

BURSARY

WORK STUDY

COMMENTS:

Initial & Date

Approve

Deny

Initial & Date

Approve

Deny

AMOUNT:

AMOUNT:

AIDE:

AIDE:

CMC:

CMC:

EMERGENCY CHEQUE REQUIRED:

AWARD-SPECIFIC APPLICATION
GTA / GRA / GSA Information

To be completed by the Chair (or designate) of your department even if reporting $0

Semester

Source (circle type)

Amount Committed to this Student

Fall 2020

GTA / GRA / GSA

$

Winter 2021

GTA / GRA / GSA

$

Signature of Chair (or designate)

Print Full Name

Date

Information Required
Were you registered as a full-time student during your pre-study period?
A) Income / Resources

For 8 months if applying for Fall and Winter or 4 months if applying for Fall or Winter only

Married students not on OSAP: You must attach a copy of your spouse's 2019 Notice of Assessment

Out-of-Province assistance: You must attach proof of your government aid funding assessment


B) Expenses

Choose the option that matches your marital status and academic plans for the current academic year.






Childcare: Indicate the number of dependent children you have and claim $2,575 per registered semester per child.

x x $2,575 =

You must attach receipts for verification.

Only if you are participating in a U of Guelph approved travel program. Your application must be accompanied by a Travel Grant Application for consideration of a bursary and travel award.

C) Financial Need
Consent to Release Information:

If you are selected for an award from the University of Guelph where one of the criteria is financial need, could we provide the donor of the award your name and program information? This decision will not affect your eligibility for award consideration.

Comments / Explanation

Attach a separate sheet if you have any comments or explanations to provide.

I certify that the information contained in this application is complete and true. I agree to provide Student Financial Services with any documentation necessary to verify the above noted information. I understand that failure to provide such documentation may affect current or future eligibility for the bursary program. I further understand that should my eligibility for the bursary program be terminated, I may be required to refund any monies I have received from the University under the bursary program.

Signature:

Date:

Completed forms can be scanned and emailed from your University email account to awards@uoguelph.ca or faxed to (519) 823-9421.