Graduate Student Opportunities

Low Carbon Economy Challenge Fund | Le Défi pour une économie à faible émissions de carbone

March 19 2018 I would like to ask for your organization’s help in informing interested stakeholders about the launch of the Low Carbon Economy Challenge, a major new federal funding program. We will be launching this program on March 14 and are hoping to leverage your network to ensure that all potential applicants are aware […]

Sierra Youth Executive Committee recruitment

March 19 2018 Sierra Youth is a for youth, by youth committee focused on Canadian environmental issues. It is the youth branch of the Sierra Club Canada Foundation.   We are looking for dedicated, empowered and proactive youth leaders to apply for a seat on Sierra Youth’s Executive Committee! We hope you will pass along […]

ZGSA Spring Research Symposium – April 6

March 19 2018   This year’s ZGSA Spring Research Symposium will take place on Friday, April 6th. Just like previous years, the symposium will feature talks from graduate students and post-docs as well as an invited internal and external speaker.   If you are interested in presenting either a talk (15min) or a poster, please send a title and abstract […]

G+PS Recruitment Ambassador Call for Applicants

March 16 2018 On behalf of the Recruitment Ambassador Program, we are reaching out to let you know that we are recruiting graduate students for our new Recruitment Ambassador Program. This program connects graduate students with people interested in applying to UBC Grad School. These Recruitment Ambassadors would share their unique experiences to help potential […]

Career-planning and work environment – Vivien M Srivastava workshops

March 15 2018   A series of workshops are coming up this spring on a range of questions regarding your professional and personal life goals and decisions in preparation of the next step(s) for a successful research career, as well as addressing challenges such as bullying that you may face in the working environment. Free lunch included! […]

GPS workshops: Plan your Doctoral Exam + Thesis Submission + Applying for Grants (community-based research)

March 12 2018   Registration is now open for:   Submitting your Thesis Date: Tuesday, March 20, 2018 In-person session: 9:30 – 10:30 am @ Thea Koerner House, 6371 Crescent Road, Point Grey Campus Details and registration: Webinar: 1:00 – 2:00 pm Online Details and registration: 2018-03-20 – Graduate Pathways to Success_Thesis Submission […]

Call for Applications –UBC Sustainability Scholars (paid summer internships)

March 12, 2018 The UBC Sustainability Initiative (USI) is pleased to offer UBC graduate students the opportunity to work in funded sustainability internship projects. We are currently accepting applications for 48 UBC Sustainability Scholars (including Greenest City Scholars) internship projects that will commence May 1, 2017. Current UBC graduate students from all academic disciplines are […]

Tuition fee Payroll Deduction/Fee Deferral applications for graduate students

March 9 2018 IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR: GRADUATE STUDENTS EMPLOYED AS RA’S OR TA’S Tuition fee Payroll Deduction/Fee Deferral Application Deadline dates: 2018 Summer Session: March 29, 2018 2018 Winter Session Term 1: Aug. 10, 2018 2018 Winter Session Term 2: Nov. 30, 2018 *Note you are not eligible for this fee payment option if you […]

Volunteer Opportunities (Food in Space Event, Uhill Elementary BBQ, Highlands EcoFEST )

March 9 2018 Food in Space Event The MacMillan Space Centre will be hosting a range of space events for the public and Let’s Talk Science will be hosting a booth on March 19 and 20th at their event to demonstrate to the public how food is grown in space. We will even be giving […]

SESYNC Invites Proposals for Interdisciplinary Grad Research

March 9 2018 The National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC) in Annapolis, Maryland invites proposals from highly qualified PhD students interested in conducting collaborative, socio-environmental synthesis research (i.e. “Graduate Pursuits”).   Graduate Pursuits are supported for a period of 18 months. Support centers around travel, meals, and lodging for 3–4 in-person meetings at SESYNC, but also includes a suite of […]