Student Work and Service Program (SWASP)

SWASP applications for Spring 2022 are now being accepted (pending government funding approval). Deadline to apply is May 20 at 5pm. 
As per institutional guidelines, students must be currently located in Canada in order to work with Memorial University.
Please note that applications must be signed and initialled before submission.

Student Work and Service Program (SWASP) is funded by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and was designed to reduce the debt load of students. It offers a valuable work opportunity applicable to your program of study and career objectives as well as a tuition credit.

Students are responsible for finding a career-related work placement with an appropriate employer. The employer is defined as a partner who agrees to engage a student in career-related work and must be a full-time faculty or a full-time staff member of Memorial University.

Who is eligible?

Funding is available to student parents enrolled at Memorial University.

Program options:

100 hours:

  • Available to all student parents.
  • $1,200 voucher or $750 voucher and $450 stipend.

260 hours:

  • Available to part-time student parents or those not currently registered.
  • $1,400 voucher and $1,200 stipend.
How to apply?

Complete the SWASP Application Package Spring 2022 and submit to Carolyn Lono, On-Campus Employment Coordinator, UC-4002H.