Award Competitions

Graduate students have access to a variety of fellowships and awards from UBC and Tri-Councils (CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC). 

Most funding competitions are adjudicated university wide through the Faculty of Graduate & Post-Doctoral Studies (G+PS) and require a departmental nomination from the School of Nursing.

For more details on some of the major awards, please follow the links in the left column.

 

Award/ FellowshipWho Can ApplyApplication Deadline
Affiliated Fellowships Doctoral Program
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely September 2024
Affiliated Fellowships Master's Program
  • Master’s students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely December 2024
BC Indigenous Student Award
  • Master’s & Doctoral students
  • Canadian students who identify as Indigenous, defined as First Nations (Status or Non-Status), Métis or Inuit
Likely April 2025
Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Program
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian & Permanent Resident students
Likely September 2024
Canada Graduate Scholarships Master's Program
  • Master’s students
  • Canadian & Permanent Resident students
Likely December 2024
Friedman Award for Scholars in Health
  • Master’s & Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely March 2025
Graduate Student Travel and Research Dissemination Fund
  • Master’s & Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Ongoing
Indigenous Graduate Fellowships
  • Master’s & Doctoral Indigenous students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely February 2025
Indigenous Graduate Fellowship 5th Year Award
  • Doctoral Indigenous students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely February 2025
Indigenous Graduate Fellowship Research & Travel Award
  • Master’s & Doctoral Indigenous students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely February 2025
Killam Doctoral Scholarships
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely September 2024

Mackenzie King Memorial Scholarships

  • Master’s & Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely February 2025

Musqueam First Nation Scholarship

  • Master’s & Doctoral Indigenous students who is an enrolled member of the Musqueam First Nation
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely in September 2024
Spring Graduate Awards Competition
  • Master’s & Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely May 2025
SSHRC Doctoral Fellowships
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian & Permanent Resident students
Likely September 2024

Strengthening Mothers Through Perinatal Research Award

  • Master’s & Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely December 2024
Trudeau Foundation Doctoral Scholarships
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely December 2024
UBC Public Scholars Award
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely May 2025
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
  • Doctoral students
  • Canadian, Permanent Resident & International students
Likely August 2024

For more information on awards available for graduate students at the School of Nursing, please visit our Awards & Scholarships FAQ for graduate students.

If you have questions, please contact School of Nursing awards team at awards@nursing.ubc.ca

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