$8,000 (USD) Award for a One Term Exchange to University of Washington

The Gary & Conseulo Corbett Canada-U.S. Fellowships Program will award $8,000 (USD) to an Exchange student going to University of Washington for their Winter (January 7-March 15) and Spring quarters (April 1 – June 7).

$8,000 (USD) would comfortably cover all costs associated with a one term exchange located in Seattle. You can experience a semester abroad at a US university with little to no financial impact and become part of an elite group of scholars.

Value: $8,000 (USD); 3 candidates will be selected.


  • You must be an undergraduate student in good standing at UBC whose educational goals would be well served by a year of study at The University of Washington, Seattle.
  • You must hold Canadian citizenship or P.R.
  • Students from all Faculties and disciplines are welcome to apply
  • Priority will be given to students who have attended high school in British Columbia
  • This is a cash award of $8,000 (U.S.) to help defray the additional travel costs and living expenses. Under the UW-UBC exchange agreement, UBC students pay regular UBC tuition, plus miscellaneous fees, to study at the University of Washington.

To apply for the award:

  1. Check the complete eligibility requirements for exchange
  2. Log on to Gateway
  3. Click on the “Search Experiences” tab.
  4. Search “Corbett” in the “Keywords” section. This will bring up the application.
  5. Select Term 2 as the term you wish to be abroad and complete your application.

Deadline: August 1, 2018

Please contact go.global@ubc.ca if you have any questions.