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Call for Applications: CIHR CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – Deadline: January 25, 2019

CIHR CGS Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements – 3rd intake for 2018-2019 The Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement (CGS-MSFSS) Program supports high-calibre 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 contribute to […]

Call for Applications: Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships – Deadline: January 18, 2019

Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships Value: $40,000 stipend plus $20,000 travel allowance per year, for up to 3 years UBC applicant deadline: 11:59pm (Vancouver time) on Friday, January 18, 2019 Up to 20 Trudeau Scholarships are awarded each year to support doctoral students pursuing research related to one of its four founding themes: Human Rights and Dignity, […]

Call for Applications: MSFHR Research Trainee Program – Deadline: January 11 & February 19, 2019

The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Research Trainee Program is designed to attract, recognize, and support outstanding researchers who have completed a PhD, or are a health professional eligible for a fellowship (or equivalent) program, by providing funding that helps protect time for health research activities. This program may be of interest to […]

Call for Applications: Friedman Award for Scholars in Health – Deadline: February 22, 2019

The Friedman Award for Scholars in Health is open to any UBC graduate student or medical resident studying in the area of health. ‘Health’ is interpreted very broadly, and includes health promotion and disease prevention, mental health research, laboratory sciences related to medicine or health, public health, health services research, or any area intended to […]

Call for Applications: Mackenzie King Memorial Scholarships – Deadline: February 1, 2019

The Open Scholarship is available to graduates of Canadian universities who pursue graduate study in any discipline, in Canada or elsewhere. One Open Scholarship is awarded each year. The value has recently been approximately $8,500 but is subject to change ($10,00 last year). The Traveling Scholarship is available to graduates of Canadian universities who pursue […]

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 […]