Financial Assistance Fund (Summer 2017)

For those members who were employed during the Summer 2017 term the Summer Financial Assistance Fund application is now available. CUPE 3907 administers three funds that are available to Graduate Assistants and RD&G Assistants (for child care expenses, rebate for UHIP fees, and in cases of hardship). This fund is also available to full year (fall/winter) appointments, but the distribution for this group will take place at the end of the academic year.
We have attached the application forms for these three funds as well as detailed information and guideline descriptions for each of these funds. (Info, Eligibility, and Guidelines document here – PDF)
1. The Hardship Fund (application form – .doc)
2. The Childcare Fund (application form – .doc)
3. The UHIP Rebate Fund (application form – .doc)
The deadline for the applications is FRIDAY, November 3, 2017 at 23:59 hours. Regretfully no late applications will be assessed. While you may personally deliver or mail your application, you may wish to opt to email your submission for your own records (please email You must provide receipts for ALL your claims. Please provide us with a current mailing address where we can mail your cheques.
For any questions about your application or the fund please contact our Treasurer, Yecid Ortega at