Fully Funded UBC Visiting Scholarships for Students in India, Commonwealth Countries in Africa

fully funded ubc

fully funded ubc

The University of British Columbia is inviting applications for the Fully Funded UBC Visiting Scholarships for Students in India and Commonwealth Countries in Africa 2019

University of British Columbia, Faculty of Forestry is offering scholarships to outstanding students from India and Commonwealth countries in Africa for postgraduate study for some months.

During this time, visiting scholars engage in seminars and develop skills relevant to their current research work.

About the Award:

The Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarships (www.queenelizabethscholars.ca) aim to activate a dynamic community of young global leaders across the Commonwealth to create lasting impacts at both home and abroad through inter-cultural exchanges encompassing international education, discovery and inquiry, and professional experiences.

Type:
Training

Eligible Countries:
India and Commonwealth Countries in Africa.

To be taken at (country):
Canada

Eligible Field of Study:

Forestry and other related fields

Eligibility:

Applicants must currently be conducting forestry research at a university in India or Commonwealth countries in Africa (preferably, at one of our partner institutions) and identify a UBC faculty member who is willing to mentor them during their visit to UBC.

To be eligible, applicants must be:

35 years of age or under at the time of application
Proficient in English

fully funded ubc

Currently enrolled as a master’s or Ph.D. student in India or Commonwealth countries in Africa
Citizens of a Commonwealth country (but not Canadian). Anyone who has applied for Canadian citizenship or permanent residency is not eligible.

Scholars must agree to return to their home country after the study visit and sign a form to this effect as part of their acceptance of the award.

Scholars must participate in community engagement activities in Canada.
Selection Criteria: Eligible applications will be evaluated based on:

the significance of proposed visit to applicant’s research- either in the form of course work, or research experience, or both

the alignment of proposed research with the QES program goals degree of support from current supervisor
the fit between research program of proposed UBC faculty member and the applicant’s proposed research
the commitment from proposed UBC faculty member for mentoring the applicant’s research activities.

Value of Scholarship:

The UBC faculty mentor should have an active research program that is well-aligned with the applicant’s research. The scholarship covers airfare (max C$2,100) and living expenses (C$1,500 month x 4 months).

How to Apply:

To apply, please send:

Cover letter outlining your motivation to apply for the visiting scholarship, proposed activities while at UBC, and how you will contribute to community engagement activities in Canada
One-page summary of your current or planned research work

Curriculum vitae

Letter of support from current supervisor at home institution, outlining your current research, intellectual preparedness, and how a visiting scholarship will contribute to your work

Letter of support from a UBC faculty member outlining a fit between their current research and applicant’s proposed plan, and commitment to mentor the applicant during their stay at UBC
Application materials should be emailed to Gayle Kosh (gayle. kosh@ubc.ca)

Application Deadline:

Updates on application deadline will be communicated shortly

Visit Scholarship Webpage for details

Award Provider: Faculty of Forestry, UBC

Important Notes: Note that successful Queen Elizabeth Visiting Scholarship applicants must also apply as a Visiting International Research Student through UBC Go Global: (http://students.ubc.ca/about/go-global/coming-ubc-exchange/visiting-international-research-student).

SUCCESS

fully funded ubc

If you’d like to contribute to this project, you can use any of the addresses below to send us the respective currency.

  • Bitcoin
  • Ethereum
  • Cardano
  • Xrp
  • Polkadot
  • Binance coin
  • Litecoin
  • Stellar
  • Bitcoin cash
  • Dogecoin
Scan to Donate Bitcoin to 1LsJcYowirZ2ije43eNP6gaMas4oj7WWbS

Donate Bitcoin to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Bitcoin

Scan to Donate Ethereum to 0xbde8c9b921675871e5e5f5e482e28967e7c14fff

Donate Ethereum to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Ethereum

Scan to Donate Cardano to DdzFFzCqrhswq1Tjp1T2vmRzfwh9SnQVBmXJf8S2uUgBUGkCm7Vq7AfmCh51qmkumqjwWdsZt63vkdMM18xZB6V3CJtmuMZqxZT3Jivp

Donate Cardano to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Cardano

Scan to Donate Xrp to rEb8TK3gBgk5auZkwc6sHnwrGVJH8DuaLh

Donate Xrp to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Xrp

Tag/Note:- 106233731
Scan to Donate Polkadot to 148B6cpWfm9YZrgxwKyjWmi21c1KRoAj9HZWiYPnzzq6Jk2Q

Donate Polkadot to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Polkadot

Scan to Donate Binance coin to bnb136ns6lfw4zs5hg4n85vdthaad7hq5m4gtkgf23

Donate Binance coin to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Binance coin

Tag/Note:- 106248185
Scan to Donate Litecoin to LN8hr7y3M72DEirffydGpVCfMPNB7LRX4k

Donate Litecoin to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Litecoin

Scan to Donate Stellar to GAHK7EEG2WWHVKDNT4CEQFZGKF2LGDSW2IVM4S5DP42RBW3K6BTODB4A

Donate Stellar to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Stellar

Tag/Note:- 102345858
Scan to Donate Bitcoin cash to 1LsJcYowirZ2ije43eNP6gaMas4oj7WWbS

Donate Bitcoin cash to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Bitcoin cash

Scan to Donate Dogecoin to DKaNUPje3xhHKyHk1U4s6v4vGcHW8MXbQU

Donate Dogecoin to this address

Scan the QR code or copy the address below into your wallet to send some Dogecoin

Be the first to comment

Best comments win big prizes here, so start commenting now! Something big is on the way