Upcoming External Award Competitions

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme


The Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme aims at attracting the best and brightest students in the world to pursue their PhD studies in Hong Kong’s institutions.


Deadline: December 2, 2013

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/hong-kong-phd-fellowship-scheme


Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship


The Stanton Nuclear Security Fellowship (SNSF) Program, made possible by a generous grant from the Stanton Foundation, offers younger scholars studying nuclear security issues the opportunity to spend a period of twelve months at the Council on Foreign Relations’ (CFR) offices in New York or Washington, DC, conducting policy-relevant research.


Deadline: December 16, 2013

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/stanton-nuclear-security-fellowship


Science Policy Fellowships


The Science Policy Fellowships program gives health researchers and trainees the opportunity to gain real world experience in health policy making. Researchers from all areas of health can apply to spend six to twelve months in a policy setting where they will work as part of a policy team.


Deadline: December 16, 2013

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/science-policy-fellowships


Graduate Student International Research Mobility Award


These awards support UBC graduate students who wish to participate in research abroad at a leading institution outside of North America, and UBC faculty who wish to host an international graduate student at UBC from a non-North American institution.


Deadline: January 10, 2014 – for travel May 1st or later More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/graduate-student-international-research-mobility-award


UBC Biodiversity Research Centre Postdoctoral Fellowship


As a part of the NSERC CREATE training program in biodiversity research, the UBC Biodiversity Research Centre is seeking applicants for a 2-year postdoctoral fellowship.


Deadline: January 13, 2014

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/ubc-biodiversity-research-centre-postdoctoral-fellowship


Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship for Students in Soil Science and Related Studies


Dr. Karl C. Ivarson Scholarship provides financial support to students entering second or subsequent year of graduate studies in soil science (in areas of agriculture, environment, geology, agro-ecology or other related disciplines). Candidates must hold Canadian Citizenship or Permanent Residence status in Canada and be enrolled in their graduate program for at least one semester beyond the application deadline.


Deadline: January 17, 2014

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/karl-c-ivarson-scholarship-students-soil-science-related-studies


London Goodenough Association of Canada Scholarship


Scholarships are offered towards the cost of accommodation at Goodenough College, the pre-eminent residential college for international graduate students in London.


Deadline: January 27, 2014

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/london-goodenough-association-canada-scholarship


Canadian Northern Studies Trust Awards


The Canadian Northern Studies Awards support students undertaking research that includes northern or circumpolar fieldwork.


Deadline: January 31, 2014

More info: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/canadian-northern-studies-trust-awards