Applying for Scholarships for your Master’s program

Date & Time

Thursday, October 26, 2023
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm



Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success

Registration Closed / Past Event


This session will provide a detailed overview of the Canada Graduate Scholarship (CGS) and Affiliated Fellowship award competition for Master’s-level funding, 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.

Who should attend?
•    4th year undergraduate students planning to pursue a full-time, research-based master’s program or
•    1st year full-time, research-based master’s students.

Bring questions and become informed about UBC’s upcoming Master’s-level funding competition. You may find it helpful to view the recording on Preparing Excellent Fellowship Applications (June 13th), available here.


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 Thursday, September 28th.

This session is open to incoming or continuing UBC-V graduate students. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email through Qualtrics. If you need help using the online registration tool, please email us at

Please email us if you are registered and are no longer able to attend this event.


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.