Call for Nominations: Graduate Global Leadership Fellowship – Friday 10 April 2015 (my deadline is March 30th)‏

If you are interested in being nominated for this award, please have all your application materials to me by March 30th. See link for instructions and eligible countries.


The Graduate Global Leadership Fellowships enable promising leaders from developing countries to pursue doctoral studies at UBC. The fellowships are to support international students showing outstanding leadership in humanitarian and development work in their home country. Two fellowships will be offered; each fellowship provides an $18,000 stipend plus tuition each year for four years.

Applicants must:

· Hold a student visa at the beginning of the fellowship funding period

· Be a citizen of a developing country (see list of eligible countries on website link below)

· Be starting a PhD or DMA program at the UBC Vancouver campus in January 2015, May 2015, or September 2015

The deadline for graduate programs to submit nominations to the Faculty of Graduate Studies: 4:00pm Friday 10 April 2015 (please set an earlier internal deadline for your students)

Please see the Graduate Awards website for more information:

The contact at the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies for this award is Abbey Barley,

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