Call for Nominations: K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award


The K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award recognizes graduate students who show exemplary promise as future leaders of higher education, who demonstrate a commitment to developing academic and civic responsibility in themselves and others, and whose work reflects a strong emphasis on teaching and learning. The award provides financial support for recipients to attend the Association of American Colleges and Universities Annual Meeting, which will be January 23-26, 2019, in Atlanta, Georgia. All award recipients are required to attend the conference.

Deadline: 5:00PM EST on October 1, 2018

Further information and nomination instructions:

Upcoming CIHR Doctoral and Fellowship Competition 2018


ORS has now posted specific eSubmission procedures and timelines for the following CIHR competitions: 

CIHR Doctoral Research Award:

CIHR Fellowship Award:

During major competition periods (February to April and mid-August to November), ORS recommends a minimum of five (5) working days in advance of the competition deadline to allow for administrative handling and review.    

For more information regarding proposal submission requirements, please visit ORS website at

Please feel free to distribute this information as appropriate. 

Best regards, 


Yvonne Ng

Research Awards Manager

Office of Research Services

The University of British Columbia

#102-6190 Agronomy Road Vancouver B.C .  V6T 1Z3

Tel : 604-822-1304    Email: