Funding

Make the most of the financial resources available to you as a UBC student.

Master’s Program Funding Opportunities

Applicants to the Master’s program may apply for a limited number of funding opportunities through UBC and externally,

Canadian citizens and permanent residents are eligible for the Canada Graduate Scholarship – Master’s (CGS M).

PhD Program Funding Opportunities

All PhD students accepted into the program will be offered a funding package that provides at least $18,000 of support in each of their first four years. This support may include both awards and work (teaching or research assistantships).

All applicants to the PhD program will automatically be considered for this funding and they do not need to apply separately. However, in some cases the program may ask applicants to apply to specific funding opportunities. Applicants may also be able to receive a higher level of financial support from external sources.

Canadian citizens and permanent residents are eligible for doctoral fellowships from the Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada.

Applicants to the PhD program may apply for a limited number of funding opportunities through UBC and externally,

Additional Funding Opportunities

In certain cases, undergraduate and graduate students may qualify for the same scholarships and prizes.