Welcome

Hello, and welcome to the Mathematics Endowment Fund website. The Mathematics Endowment Fund is an income-generating fund that exists to finance projects that are in the best interests of undergraduate math students at the University of Waterloo.

You may find out more about how MEF operates or read its constitution and bylaws in the About section. You may also access MEF proposal forms here.

Recent news


Funding Proposals

Proposals for the Fall 2016 term are now being accepted.

Proposals are due on Monday November 14th, 2016 at 11:59PM with presentations tentatively the week after, the week of the 21st to 27th.

Standard funding proposal forms are available: docx, pdf.

See the Funding Proposals section on the Forms page for more information about submitting an online proposal.


Funding Council

Applications for the Fall 2016 Funding Council are now being accepted.

The deadline is Monday November 14th, 2016 at 11:59PM with the council meeting tentaively the week after, the week of the 21st to 27th.

Nomination forms are available: docx, pdf.


Spring 2017 Directorship

Nominations for the Spring 2017 MEF Director are now being accepted.

The deadline is Monday November 14th, 2016 at 11:59PM.

Application forms are available: docx, pdf.


MEF has a new office!

MEF has recently moved from M3 1004 and is now located in MC 3013D. If you have any difficulties finding the office, please email the MEF director at mefcom@uwaterloo.ca.

Also do remember that MEF has a mailbox in the Mathsoc Office, MC 3038. Any forms or documents can also be (and is recommended to be) submitted there.


Welcome to Fall 2016!

The MEF Director for Fall 2016 is Muhammad Haidar. If you have any questions please email him at mefcom@uwaterloo.ca.

Please keep a look out on this website and in emails for any updates on this term's proposal and funding council deadlines and the upcoming elections.

The refund period for this term ends on Wednesday September 28th at 11:59PM. Please note that we are unable to refund contributions after this date and those made in prior or future terms. You can access the link here.


Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 Directorships

Congratulations to Muhammad Haidar and Tristan Potter for being acclaimed as the new MEF Directors for Fall 2016 and Winter 2017 respectively!


Click here for past news items.