Funding and Scholarships



The Department will hire several Teaching Assistants (TAs) to assist in the delivery of ECON 101, 102, 201 and 202 in the Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 terms. Fill-out this application form by FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 7, and e-mail it to  



Every year the Economics Department awards its top student with a monetary prize.  The prize recognizes hard work and academic excellence in coursework and the Honours research project.  

Congradulations to Jamie Forsyth, the winner in the 2017-2018 academic year.  Jamie is now pursuing an MA in Economics at Queens University with a full scholarship.



Student research is an important part of the undergraduate experience in the Economics department at StFX. In addition to   student research projects, faculty members hire honours students to work as Research Assistants during summer months prior to their final year at StFX.  Contracts vary depending on the available funding and the needs of the particular reserach projects.  Interested students should check here in the Spring semester for postings available in the summer 2019.