Finch Family Graduate Award


Deadline:

October 26, 2020


Eligibility of Citizenship: Canadian and Permanent Residence
Degree Level: Masters and Doctoral
Award Status: Closed
Applicant Status: Continuing Students

Description

Quick Facts

Ken and Jean Finch are pleased to offer one $10,000 award to a PhD student and two $5,000 awards to Masters students who are engaged in a thesis-based full-time graduate degree program at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. Preference is given to students whose studies may lead to entrepreneurship, innovation, community involvement or local economic development.

Annual Value: $10,000 for a PhD student & $5,000 each for two Master’s students

Eligibility

Registration

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in full-time study and/or research leading to a degree at the University of British Columbia in the previous 2019 Winter Session (2019/20). Applicants must also be enrolled in full-time study and/or research in the 2020 Winter Session (2020/21) in order to retain a scholarship

Academic Standing

  • Attainment of first-class standing in the past year of academic study

Number of Months of Study

  • Master’s students must have completed, as of December 31 of the application year, no more than 24 months of study in the program for which they are requesting funding
  • PhD students must have completed, as of December 31 of the application year, no more than 48 months of study in the program for which they are requesting funding

Evaluation Criteria

Application Procedures

Nomination Procedures

Further Information

Questions? Please contact: graduateawards.ok@ubc.ca