Walter C. Sumner Memorial Fellowship – Apply by Mar 29

Walter C. Sumner Memorial Fellowship

The Walter C. Sumner Memorial Fellowships are available to Canadian citizens engaged in or about to start doctoral studies in Chemistry, Physics, Electrical Engineering or Computer Science at UBC.  The award is valued at $8,000 for one year, but may be extended for a second year.

Note that eligible applicants must “hold a degree from a Canadian university other than the one at which the doctoral studies will be conducted during the tenure of the fellowship” (full eligibility requirements are noted in the webpage linked below).

Application deadline: 4:00 pm PT on March 29, 2024.  Applications are submitted directly by applicants to G+PS.

Further information, including eligibility requirements and complete application procedures, is available on our website at: The contact for this award competition is Joanne Tsui at