UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship

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UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship offered to incoming full-time students who wish to pursue thesis-based master’s or doctoral degrees at the University of British Columbia (UBC). 

  • Applicants must have good GPA scores for consideration.
  • No separate application forms are to be submitted by the students.
  • Students who have submitted a complete admission application before the deadline will be automatically considered.
  • Recipients of UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship will be awarded, 5000 CAD.
    • The distribution of awards will take place in three rounds.

Students who wish to study in Canada at UBC’s Okanagan campus are offered UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship meeting all requirements. 

The College of Graduate Studies highly recommends that UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship awards are used for the effective recruitment of excellent students.


Highlights

Scholarship Type Merit-Based, College-Specific
Offered byInstitution
OrganizationUniversity of British Columbia
Application DeadlineN/A
No. of ScholarshipsN/A
AmountVariable
Renewabilityno
International Students EligibleYes
Scholarship Website Linkhttps://gradstudies.ok.ubc.ca/resources/award-opportunities/graduate-deans-entrance-scholarship/

Eligibility Criteria

To secure UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship, applicants must meet the eligibility requirements listed below: 

  • Applicants must be incoming, full-time graduate students.
  • Applicants must commence studies in masters and doctoral programs at UBC
  • Must complete admission applications for intended program of study.
  • Students applying to professional programs like MSN part-time, MSW, M.ED, M.ENG and MDS at UBC are not eligible.
  • Eligible students must have an admission GPA of first-class standing or other exceptional qualifications.

Application Process

No external application is required, applicants will be automatically considered for UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship. 

However, graduate programs will make recommendations of eligible candidates to the College of Graduate Studies.


Selection Process

Graduate programs review and evaluate each admission application that has been submitted by the application deadline date. They are evaluated based on the academic scores submitted with the admission applications. 

Graduate programs may allocate the awards over the course of three rounds:

Round I:  Offers are made to the top-ranked student(s) for the May admission period

Round II: Offers are made to the top-ranked student(s) for the September admission period

Round III: Offers are made to the top-ranked student(s) for the January admission period.

Only successful candidates will be notified of UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship.


Grant Details

Students who wish to pursue higher education in Canada at UBC with some financial aid are eligible for the UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship. 

    Students must be commencing doctoral or master’s programs at UBC to be eligible for the scholarship. Admission applications will be evaluated for the selection of the recipients.

    Terms and Conditions regarding UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship:

    • Recipients must maintain satisfactory progress in their program of study.
    • Must remain registered as a full-time student for each term of the scholarship payment
    • College of Graduate Studies reserves the right to cancel a scholarship of recipient’s unsatisfactory progress. 
    • An award will be suspended at the onset of the leave, and reinstated at the termination of the leave period, provided the student returns to full-time study within the same year.
    • If the recipient transfers out of the program for which the scholarship is awarded, he/she may retain the full scholarship payment only if both programs are in agreement 
    • If the recipient withdraws from their program of study, the funding received during the term for which the withdrawal is processed will be recovered by the College of Graduate Studies. 
    • It will be returned to the nominating program for further allocation.

    Students who have any query related to UBC Graduate Dean’s Entrance Scholarship may contact at graduateawards.ok@ubc.ca

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