British Columbia Graduate Scholarship



Annual Value



Permanent Resident

Degree Level


The province of British Columbia has funded BC Graduate Scholarships (BCGS) in any field of study, with emphasis on research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) fields, and support for Indigenous students. The scholarships of $15,000 will be awarded by graduate programs and disciplinary Faculties.



BCGS recipients must meet the following eligibility criteria:
• Registered as a full-time student in a UBC graduate program throughout the funding period
• Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents

Application Procedures

Application procedures are set by graduate programs.

Nomination Procedures

  • Graduate programs that received a BCGS allocation from their disciplinary Dean's Office in summer 2021 are responsible for selecting their BCGS recipients. Once recipients have been selected, programs use the awards recommendation form to submit their recommendations to G+PS to be assigned.
  • The award number is 6768.
  • The value of each scholarship is $15,000.
  • The awards are available for students for the Sep 2021-Aug 2022 or the Sep 2022-Aug 2023 academic years. All BCGS recipients must be selected by 1 Dec 2022.

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