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JSPS Fellowships for Research in Japan – Info Session & Miatics and NSERC Program Funding

The Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) is the largest research-funding agency in Japan. It operates under the Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT). Funding opportunities are available to most fields (social-science, humanities, STEM, multi-disciplinary) for research at all Japanese Universities and public research institutions: Doctoral students who are […]

Call for Applications: Tri-Agency CGS-M / Affiliated Fellowships (Master’s) – Deadline: December 3, 2018

The Fall 2018 Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s (CGS-M) application is available on the Tri-Agency Research Portal (http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/students-etudiants/pg-cs/cgsm-bescm_eng.asp). The deadline across Canada for applications is 8pm Pacific Standard Time on Monday, 3 December 2018. After this time, the Research Portal will close, and there will be no opportunity to re-open the application. This is the deadline for […]

Call For Applications: Fulbright Awards Competitions – Deadline: November 15, 2018

Traditional Fulbright Canada Student Awards Traditional Fulbright Canada Student awards are intended for Canadian citizens who are graduate students, prospective graduate students, or promising young professionals who wish to study and/or conduct research in the United States. Awards may be held at any university, research centre, think tank, or government agency in the United States. […]

Call for Applications: MDDC Awards for Excellence in Biomedical Engineering Student Design & Innovation – Deadline: March 17, 2018

The MDDC Medical Device Development Centre of British Columbia (‘the MDDC’) is pleased to announce the renewed endowment of $10,000 to the MDDC Student Awards to encourage and recognize student innovators in technologies relating to medicine and health care, including medical devices, systems, software, apps and assistive technologies. The three awards are: Principal Award ($5,000) Award of Distinction ($2,500) […]

Call for Nominations: The 2019 Two-Year Worldwide IBM PhD Fellowship – Deadline: October 15, 2018

The IBM PhD Fellowship Program supports PhD students undertaking research in the following areas: AI / Cognitive Computing Blockchain Cloud Computing Core Technologies Data Science / Big Data / Analytics Internet of things Quantum Computing Security The fellowship provides a stipend for two academic years, 2019-2020 and 2020-2021. Fellowship awardees are matched with an IBM […]

Call for Nominations: ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award – Deadline: September 26, 2018

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) established the Doctoral Dissertation Award program to recognize and encourage superior research and writing by doctoral candidates in computer science and engineering. The award is presented each June at the ACM Awards Banquet and is accompanied by a prize of $20,000 plus travel expenses to the banquet. All winning […]

Call for Applications: Google PhD Fellowship – Deadline: November 9, 2018

Google PhD Fellowships support graduate students as they pursue their PhD in computer science, related disciplines, or promising research areas. The fellowship provides tuition, fees and a stipend for two years, with possible extension for a third year. Recipients are also matched with a Google Research Mentor. Application deadline: 4:00pm Friday, 9 November 2018 Further […]

Call for Applications: IODE War Memorial Scholarships – Deadline: October 1, 2018

The IODE War Memorial Scholarships support PhD scholars whose research makes important contributions to Canada and the world. Up to three scholarships of $20,000 for study in Canada or for study within the Commonwealth will be awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year. Applicants are judged on academic attainments and promise as well as personal character […]

Call for Applications: DAAD Study Scholarships and Research Grants – Deadline: October 12, 2018

DAAD (Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst) Study Scholarships and Research Grants are available for highly qualified graduate students, PhD candidates, and post-doctoral researchers in all disciplines to study and carry out research at universities or research institutes in Germany. These scholarship provide funds for a period of study and/or research in Germany. UBC is a DAAD […]

Call for Applications: ASI Data Science & Data Engineering Fellowship – Deadline: October 15, 2018

Are you interested in a career in data science or looking to leave the world of academia? Data Science in 2018 Demand for data scientists across Europe and the world has been rising rapidly over the past few years and shows no signs of stopping. Researchers possess many of the skills required in data science […]