Doctoral Scholarship and Award Opportunities (via Webinar)

Date & Time

Friday, 30 August 2019
13:30 to 15:00



Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success

Registration Closed / Past Event


This session will provide a detailed overview of upcoming doctoral award competitions, including advice on writing a successful application. Eligibility criteria for major funding agencies will be reviewed, as well as application procedures and tips for putting together a strong application. A faculty member will provide an adjudicator’s perspective on the review process.

Who should attend? Full-time, research-based domestic and international students who are

(i) Master’s students planning to undertake a PhD program by September 2020 or

(ii)PhD students who are currently starting the first, second or third year of their program.

Bring questions and become informed about the upcoming competitions.


Brendan Morey is the Assistant Dean, Student Administration and Awards, in the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, with many years of experience overseeing scholarship competitions and collaborating with funding agencies across Canada.

Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, August 19 at 9:00 am.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2 business days at the e-mail associated with your account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.