The University of British Columbia is inviting applications for a doctoral funding for Canadian and international applicants. 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.
The UBC Killam Doctoral The studentships 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.
University or Organization: University of British Columbia
Course Level: Doctoral degree program
Access Mode: Online
Number of Awards: NA
The program can be taken in Canada
Application Deadline: Closed
- 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.
- The studentships are available for the doctoral degree program.
- The studentships are offered in diverse fields to help students in upgrading their education.
- Canadian and International Applicants are eligible to apply.
How to Apply
- How to Apply: Applicants submit their application materials to the College of Graduate Studies. Applicants may submit complete application forms directly to graduate awards.ok-at-ubc.ca or submit a hard (paper) copy to the College of Graduate Studies.
- Admission requirement: Applicants must have their previous degree.
- 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.
Benefit: 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.