There are various awards and sources of funding for undergraduate students which may be found on a searchable website – http://www.students.ubc.ca/finance (click on Scholarships and Bursaries in the left sidebar).
Awards for Students Contemplating Graduate Study
Students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents and are contemplating applying for graduate studies should review the award programs at the following agencies.
Applicants must have at least a first class average (80% at UBC) in each of the most recent academic years (September through August) during which they completed at least 9 credits per term. Read all the regulations and instructions before starting this process to ensure you are eligible. The responsibility for filing a complete application that meets all the regulations rests with the applicant.
Research Trainee Program Awards support highly qualified Master's, PhD
and Post Doctoral trainees to prepare for careers as independent health
researchers. All awards consist of an annual stipend and a research and
Deadline at Agency – mid-October (check website for details)
Awards for Study in the U.S.
Fulbright Program offers a Killam Fellowship ($10,000/academic year
plus some expenses) for exceptional second year undergraduates to complete
their third year as an exchange student at an American University. Obtain
full details on their website.
Deadline in January
Additional information on funding can be found in our section on Grad Finances (see left sidebar).