Senate Awards (All Students)

There are a variety of awards and prizes governed by UBC Okanagan’s Senate which are available to students of the Irving K. Barber Faculty of Science. If you are interested in applying for any of the awards presented below, and you meet both the criteria set out in the award description and Senate Regulations Governing University Awards, please complete and submit the appropriate application(s) according to the instructions listed on each application. Some awards are only available to either undergraduate or graduate students. Please review each description to ensure eligibility.

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Awards

The terms of this award are currently being reviewed. Please check back during the fall 2020 semester.

The terms of this award are currently being reviewed. Please check back during the fall 2020 semester.

Not currently accepting applications

A $2,578 award is offered by the Henderson family through the Shuswap Community Foundation to an undergraduate or graduate student at UBC’s Okanagan campus who is participating in an international health and/or international community development initiative taking place in a developing country, with preference given to an international student. The award is made by Faculty, School or College nomination to Enrolment Services.

A $7,500 award is offered by the family and friends of River Timothy Sidley to a second, third, or fourth-year student in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus. The award will be given to a student attending the Bamfield Marine Science Centre Fall Program and who has demonstrated academic excellence. The award is made on the recommendation of the Faculty.

  • There is no application form for the River Timothy Sidley Memorial Award. The recipient of this award will be selected from the list who have applied to the Fall session at the Bamfield Marine Science Centre by March 31st.
  • The recipient of the River Timothy Sidley Memorial Award must register and attend the Bamfield Marine Science Centre Fall 2020 session.
  • The selected recipient will be notified by mid-April.
    • Note: this is a conditional offer; details will be outlined to the potential recipient via email.
  • Eligibility: to be considered for the River Timothy Sidley Memorial Award, you are or will be a second, third or fourth-year student in the Irving K. Barber School of Arts & Sciences and meet the minimum Senate Regulations Governing University Awards

The terms of this award are currently being reviewed. Please check back during the fall 2020 semester.

The terms of this award are currently being reviewed. Please check back during the fall 2020 semester.