If anyone is eligible for this, let Sharon know by Tuesday, May 19th and she can set an internal deadline.
Hello graduate program faculty and staff,
Please forward the following announcement to your students, and set an internal deadline.
Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship Bridge Competition
The Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies will match funds provided by graduate programs (to a maximum of $8,000 per student and to a maximum of $50,000 for the program in total) to support Master’s and doctoral Aboriginal students registered at the UBC-Vancouver campus for the September 2015 to August 2016 year. This funding is intended to support students until they can apply for the next regular Aboriginal Graduate Fellowship competition. Award winners are selected on the basis of academic merit through a competition administered by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.
Deadline: nominations due to G+PS by 12 June, 2015; ask your graduate program for their internal deadline
Annual Value: up to $8,000 from Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies, must be matched by graduate program
Further information available on the G+PS website: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/aboriginal-graduate-fellowship-bridge-fun…