As per Queen's University policy, full-time PhD student are guaranteed a minimum funding package of $18,000 per year, for four years. For full-time MA students there is currently no minimum funding policy at Queen's, however MA students are typically offered a funding package of $12,000 per year, for two years.
Student funding is drawn from four sources: external awards, internal awards, teaching assistantships, and research assistantships. Funding for both MA and PhD students comes from some combination of these sources. All eligible Cultural Studies students are expected to apply for applicable external funding in the fall.
Please see the School of Graduate Studies for further information on fees and financial aid for graduate students at Queen's.