awards

Call for Nominations: The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award – Deadline: October 1, 2019

Call for Nominations: The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award Deadline for receipt of materials: October 1, 2019 The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education; who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic responsibility in themselves and others; and whose work reflects a […]

Call for Applications: IDRC Research Awards – Deadline: September 18, 2019

Call for Applications: IDRC Research Awards The International Development Research Centre (IDRC) is now accepting applications for the IDRC Research Awards 2020. This call is open to Canadians, permanent residents of Canada, and citizens of developing countries enrolled in a master’s or a doctoral degree at a recognized university OR who have completed a master’s or a doctoral […]

Call for Nominations: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships – Deadline: September 5, 2019

Call for Nominations: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships The Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) program is designed to attract and retain world-class doctoral students by supporting students who demonstrate both leadership skills and a high standard of scholarly achievement in graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and health-related fields. Canadian […]

Call for Nominations: Schmidt Science Fellowships – Deadline: July 8, 2019

Call for Nominations: Schmidt Science Fellowships The Schmidt Science Fellows program aims to provide the ­next generation of scientific leaders and innovators with an exceptional opportunity. Fellows receive a stipend of $100,000 and are supported by the program to undertake a full-time, postdoctoral study for at least one year in a world-leading laboratory in a […]

Call for Applications: Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program – Deadline: July 5, 2019

2019-20 Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Call for Applications These prestigious two-year fellowships, worth $70,000 per year, are open to both Canadian and International researchers who have recently completed a PhD, PhD-equivalent, or health professional degree. Please note that the UBC Internal Banting Competition is only for candidates interested in holding their fellowship at UBC. UBC Supervisors […]

Call for Applications: Spring Graduate Awards Competition – Deadline: May 9, 2019

A number of criteria-based awards for the 2019/20 academic year are available to current and incoming graduate students. Applicants will apply via their graduate programs with a single application that may be considered for as many of the awards as they are eligible for, taking note of the following important considerations: Eligibility: To be eligible to receive funding, […]

Call for Applications: Rio Tinto Graduate Scholarships – Deadline: April 30, 2019

As part of its ongoing commitment to innovation and research, Rio Tinto offers an $18,000 graduate scholarship for a UBC graduate student in a field of pure or applied science related to Rio Tinto’s activities.  Preferred areas of study are as follows: Aluminum Metallurgy, Electrolysis, Hydrometallurgy, Environment, Analytical Technologies, Modeling and Control Systems, and Data […]

Call for Applications: CIHR, NSERC & SSHRC CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – Deadline: May 24, 2019

The Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement (CGS-MSFSS) Program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences at research institutions abroad. By accessing international scientific research and training, CGS-MSFSS recipients will contribute to strengthening the potential for collaboration between Canadian and foreign institutions. […]

Call for Applications: WorksafeBC Research Training Awards – Deadline: March 22, 2019

WorksafeBC Research Training Awards WorksafeBC Research Training Awards are designed to foster the development of occupational health and safety research among graduate students at the master’s and doctoral levels. These awards enable students to undertake full-time research training in B.C. — focusing on occupational illness, injury, and disability.  Research projects must address WorkSafeBC’s current research priorities to be […]

Call for Applications: Mechanical Engineering Teaching Fellowship – Deadline: February 28, 2019

The Department of Mechanical Engineering wishes to promote undergraduate teaching excellence by annually awarding the Mechanical Engineering Teaching Fellowship to senior PhD students who have demonstrated dedication to, and talent for, teaching. The Fellowship will provide a stipend of $10,000 and mentorship support to teach an undergraduate course within the department the following academic year. […]