Financial Aid

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

For a compendium of awards available for UBC graduate students, see the Awards and Financial Aid page of the Faculty of Graduate Studies website

http://www.grad.ubc.ca/current-students/scholarships-awards-funding

http://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/index.asp?menu=000,000,000,000

http://www.icics.ubc.ca/programs/support.php

Be sure to check “Other Graduate Awards” and “Upcoming External Award Competitions”

RESEARCH FUNDING

For a compendium of opportunities for research funding, check the Research Funding page of the UBC Office of Research Services

http://www.ors.ubc.ca/funding/index.htm

Also check out the Community of Science searchable database on the ORS website:

http://www.ors.ubc.ca/funding/cos.htm

This allows you to search the world’s most comprehensive funding resource, with more than 22,000 records representing nearly 400,000 opportunities, for research funding in your area, and create a weekly funding alert tailored to your needs.The UBC Bridge program also offers funding to master’s and doctoral students who fulfill certain academic requirements. The program also offers top-ups to students who have successfully obtained funding from other sources. The possible awards given by the program are:

For Masters students: $18,000/yr + $2000/year travel expenses in the first two years of their studies
Topped up to $25,000/yr for external funding

For Doctoral students: $21,000/yr + $3000/year travel expenses in the first four years of their studies
Topped up to $28,000/yr for external funding

http://www.bridge.ubc.ca/

NEED-BASED FUNDING

http://www.grad.ubc.ca/current-students/scholarships-awards-funding/need-based-funding

TRAVEL

http://www.grad.ubc.ca/forms/graduate-travel-fund-application

http://www.icics.ubc.ca/programs/support.php