Graduate Global Leadership Fellowships – Deadline: March 30, 2018

The Graduate Global Leadership Fellowships enable promising leaders from developing countries to pursue doctoral studies at UBC. The fellowships are to support international students showing outstanding leadership in humanitarian and development work in their home country. Two fellowships will be offered; each fellowship provides an $18,200 stipend plus tuition each year for four years.

Applicants must:

  • Hold a student visa at the beginning of the fellowship funding period
  • Be a citizen of a developing country (see list of countries on website, link below) at the time of application for admission
  • Be starting a PhD or DMA program at the UBC Vancouver campus in January 2018, May 2018, or September 2018
  • Be starting their first doctoral degree

The deadline for faculty to submit nominations (student name and student number) to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, 30 March 2018.

For more information, please see the Graduate Awards webpage:

Should you have further questions, please contact Angela Rizzo (