Student Opportunities

Study Nepali or Tibetan language at UBC – how to apply for short courses  
March 4, 2016

These are one credit courses in UBC’s Faculty of Arts and are open to all. Courses will be scheduled in late April/early May in one or two week sessions with approximately 13 instructional hours. Apply for short intensive Nepal and Tibetan language courses at UBC by March 15th.

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2016 Confucius Institute Scholarship
March 3, 2016

The 2016 Confucius Institute Scholarship (CIS) is now opened for application. For information on eligibility and application procedure, please see this website: http://cis.chinese.cn/?p=1

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Competition Open for Canadians: Foreign Government Awards – Korea
February 24, 2016

The Government of the Republic of Korea, through the National Institute for International Education Development (NIIED), has launched its scholarship competition for Canadian students and researchers. Up to three scholarships are offered for study or research at the Master’s or PhD level in Korean studies, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, engineering, and other fields of study.

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UN Official Languages Student Essay Competition
February 19, 2016

Sixty students will be selected as delegates to the 2016 Many Languages, One World Global Youth Forum and Conference where they will create plans of action related to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The students will present these plans at United Nations Headquarters in New York City in July 2016.

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Mitacs is now accepting applications for competitive international research opportunities, including student travel to and from Canada. The deadline to apply is March 4, 2016, at 5 p.m. PST.

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Call for Kimono Models

The Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre will be hosting a Kimono Fashion Show on Sunday, April 3, 2016. The event will feature kimono for all seasons, kimono accessories and Asian bridal outfits. Additionally, there will be panels related to Kimono dressing as well as kimono accessories and clothes on sale.

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Call for Papers: 2016 F-word Conference – Theory to Practice: Imagining our Feminist Futures

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2016 International Relations Students Association Career Fair

The Career Fair takes place at the Liu Institute of Global Affairs on March 1st and 2nd from 6-8 pm.

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2016 Taiwan Scholarship

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2016 Huayu Enrichment Scholarship

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