Graduate Student Opportunities

Application for 2019 Class of CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellowship is open!

January 17 2018 This is Jeffery Song (EPP/CEE ’17). I’m currently a fellow working in the California State Senate Committee on Transportation & Housing through the CCST Science Fellows program described below. This program is an amazing opportunity for PhD scientists and engineers who are interested in spending one year getting hands-on legislative experience.   […]

Invitation – Become LEED Accredited! – UBC – Feb. 10

January 16 2018 Become LEED Accredited! – Invitation to The Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability – for distribution LEED Green Associate (GA) Training When: February 10th 2018 – 1:00PM to 5:00 PM   Where: UBC – Henry Angus Building – Room 435   Registration: Want to show employers you have knowledge in the field […]

GPS Workshop: Breaking Patterns of Procrastination

January 15 2018 Breaking Patterns of Procrastination Thu, Jan 25, 9:30 AM– 12:30 PM @ Thea Koerner House Register at:   Visit for other opportunities including: Speak with a Wellness Peer during Graduate Wellness Peer Hours | Join a Graduate Writing Community Arts & Humanities, Jan 16, 23; Feb 6, 13 | […]

Free Statistics Consulting from STAT450/550

The UBC Statistics Department offers free statistical analysis, via STAT 450/550, accepting projects for term 2 2017-18 from Nov 9 – Jan 15.    STAT 450/STAT 550 DETAILS As part of our ongoing efforts to bring current research into the classroom and promote interdisciplinary collaborations, the students enrolled in STAT 450 (Case Studies in Statistics) will […]

UBC Library Research Commons | Upcoming Events in January 2018

January 15 2018 Open for the term January 15th! We are excited to be back and have more ways than ever for you to be part of our Research Commons community! Getting Started with the Library and Research Commons Ran out of time last semester to join us — No problem! — The Research Commons […]

Opportunity for PhD graduates and faculty to contribute to science policy/Occasion pour les détenteurs de doctorat et les professeurs de contribuer aux politiques scientifiques

January 12 2018 Please distribute to faculty and postdoctoral fellows in all disciplines.  The Canadian Science Policy Fellowship is now accepting applications from prospective fellows interested in undertaking a 12-month policy project with a Canadian government host office. Applicants can apply to up to six approved projects in their area(s) of interest. Eligible applicants must be: Faculty members […]

Friedman Award + Info Session Announcement

January 10 2018 Friedman Award for Scholars in Health + Information Session Announcement The Friedman Award for Scholars in Health is open to any UBC graduate student or medical resident studying in the area of health. ‘Health’ is interpreted very broadly, and includes health promotion and disease prevention, mental health research, laboratory sciences related to medicine or […]

Become a Sustainability Ambassador! Application Open until Jan. 31st

Become a Sustainability Ambassador   The UBC Sustainability Ambassador program is now accepting applications. Ambassadors are key environmental leaders in the UBC community, turning ideas into action, and making friends along the way. Broaden your professional skills and hone your leadership talent. Learn more and apply by January 31st, 2018  

Call for nominations: Aboriginal Graduate Fellowships (AGF)

January 9 2018 Call for nominations: Aboriginal Graduate Fellowships The University of British Columbia offers multi-year fellowships to Master’s and doctoral Aboriginal students. Award winners are selected on the basis of academic merit through an annual competition, administered by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies in consultation with the First Nations House of Learning. Approximately […]

Call for Nominations: SSHRC Talent Award

January 9 2018 Call for nominations: SSHRC Talent Award – 2018 Competition The SSHRC Talent Award recognizes outstanding achievement by an individual who, on 6 March 2018, holds a SSHRC doctoral or postdoctoral fellowship or scholarship. The Talent Award is given to an individual who maintains academic excellence, has a talent for research and knowledge mobilization […]