Opportunities

CANCELLED: South Asian Film Education Society (S.A.F.E.S.) @ UBC Presents Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara

Event cancelled due to expected snowy conditions. 

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Canada-China Scholars’ Exchange Program 2019-2020

Global Affairs Canada and the Chinese Ministry of Education are offering short-term scholarships to Canadians wishing to study abroad in China. Scholarships are awarded for studies, research, language studies or a combination of studies and language studies at participating Chinese institutions.

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Graduate School of Asia-pacific Studies (GSAPS): Waseda University Scholarship Program

This program, sponsored by the Japanese government, awards a full scholarship including a round trip air fee, tuition, entrance fee, and monthly stipend for 2 years of MA program, and 3 years for PhD in Japan. The application deadline for September 2019 admission is February 6, 2019.

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The 2019 Annual British Columbia Japanese Speech Contest: Call for applicants

The Annual British Columbia Japanese Speech Contest is open to British Columbia and Yukon residents who speak Japanese as a foreign or second language.

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Korea-Thailand Field Studies: Business and Historical Culture

This is an interdisciplinary program abroad in both South Korea and Thailand, with three courses involving business, history and culture.

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NATSA Undergraduate Paper Competition: Open for Submissions

The North American Taiwan Studies Association (NATSA) invites submission for its first Undergraduate Research Paper competition. The winner will receive a $250 cash award and be invited to present at NATSA’s annual conference in Seattle on May 16-18, 2019

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UBC Persian Club Yalda Night

On December 19th, UBC Persian Club presents the Yalda Night celebration and is pleased to host an unforgettable night with a variety of programs.

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Go Global Seminar: Kaiping – The Heritage of Chinese Migration (ACAM 390)

This unique field study in Vancouver, Hong Kong, and Kaiping will allow you to explore multi-disciplinary perspectives on the histories, cultures, and geographies of Cantonese migration.

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Alumni UBC’s The Break Escape 2019 Contest

Tired of the cold? Plan your getaway with The Break Escape. You could win a $2,000 travel package from Merit Travel, Contiki, and alumni UBC, your future alumni association. Open to all current UBC students.

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Inter-University Centre for Japanese Language Studies

The Inter-University Centre for Japanese Language Studies is the leading institution for training graduate students in Japanese and equipping them for further research related to Japanese Studies. UBC is a member of the consortium, which enables a reduced tuition and better access to funding.

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