UBC Killam International Doctoral Scholarship for Study In Canada 2016/17

UBC Killam International Doctoral Scholarship for Study In Canada 2016/17

The University of British Columbia is inviting applications for doctoral scholarship for Canadian and international applicants. The stipend for the 2016-2017 awards is $30,000 per annum for two years and a $2,000 allowance for research-related travel during the 24 months of the scholarship.

The UBC Killam Doctoral Scholarships are provided annually from the Izaak Walton Killam Memorial Fund for Advanced Studies. Their primary purpose is to support advanced education and research at five Canadian universities and the Canada Council for the Arts.

The University of British Columbia, commonly referred to as UBC, is a public research university with campuses and facilities in British Columbia, Canada.

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.

Course Level: Scholarships are available for the doctoral degree programme.

Study Subject: Scholarships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.

Scholarship Award: Approximately 15-20 awards are made each year to the top doctoral candidates in the Affiliated Fellowships competition. The stipend for the 2016-2017 awards is $30,000 per annum for two years and a $2,000 allowance for research-related travel during the 24 months of the scholarship.

Scholarship can be taken in Canada

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 2016 competition must have completed no more than 24 months of doctoral study as of September 1, 2017.

Nationality: Canadian and International Applicants are eligible to apply.

College Admission Requirement

Entrance Requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.

Test Requirement: No

English Language Requirements: Applicants from outside the home country will often need to meet specific English language/other language requirements in order to be able to study there.

How to Apply: 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-at-ubc.ca or submit a hard (paper) copy to the College of Graduate Studies.

Health Sciences application

Natural Sciences and Engineering application

Social Sciences and Humanities application

Application Deadline: The application deadline is September 15, 2016.

Scholarship Link

1 Comment

  1. gebrehiwet

    July 26, 2016 at 3:30 PM

    my name is gebrehiwet gidey from ethiopia i have degree in accounting and i would like learn in related field. thank you for all

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