University of British Columbia Killam Doctoral Scholarship For International Students: Canada 2019

Application Deadline: September 17, 2018

The University of British Columbia in association with the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies, invite applications for Killam Doctoral Scholarships. Killam Doctoral Scholarships are the most prestigious awards available to graduate students at UBC. Approximately 15-20 awards are made each year to the top doctoral candidates in the Affiliated Fellowships competition 

Scholarship Provider: The University of British Columbia in Canada and the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies.

Place of Study: Canada

Degree Level: Doctoral

Field: Health Sciences, Natural Sciences and Engineering, Social Sciences and Humanities.

Value: $30,000 per annum for two years and a $2,000 allowance for research-related travel during the 24 months of the scholarship.

Number of Scholarships: Approximately 15-20 awards are made each year to the top doctoral candidates in the Affiliated Fellowships competition.

Eligible Nationalities:

  • Canadian
  • Permanent Resident
  • International

Eligibility: To be eligible to apply for Killam Doctoral Scholarship funding, applicants must have completed no more than 24 months of doctoral study as of the start date of the scholarship. Therefore, applicants to the fall 2018 competition must have completed no more than 24 months of doctoral study as of September 1, 2019.

Evaluation Criteria:

Evaluated as per Affiliated Fellowships. Top students in the competition are awarded Killam Doctoral Scholarships.

Application Procedures:

Applicants submit their application materials to the College of Graduate Studies. Please note that students who submit a NSERC doctoral or a SSHRC doctoral award application to the College of Graduate Studies and are successfully forwarded to the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS), are automatically considered for Killam Doctoral Scholarship funding. These students do not need to submit a separate Affiliated Fellowship application.

Applicants may submit complete application forms directly to graduateawards.ok@ubc.ca or submit a hard (paper) copy to the College of Graduate Studies.

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