Undergraduate Student Awards

Undergraduate students are eligible to apply for a wide range of research awards, external awards and department-specific awards. Students may also be automatically considered for grade-based awards.

Undergraduate Students Studying at UBC Okanagan

Research Awards

Undergraduate Research Awards

The Undergraduate Research Awards (URA) program is funded by the Irving K. Barber Endowment. The program encourages undergraduate students enrolled to pursue innovative and original research as part of their learning experience.


NSERC-USRA Undergraduate Research Awards

The Undergraduate Student Research Award (USRA) program stimulates interest in research among undergraduates in the natural sciences and engineering, and encourages students to pursue graduate studies and research careers in these fields.

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Other Undergraduate Awards

Department-Specific Awards


External Awards & Bursaries

Many organizations offer their own scholarships that can be used towards a UBC education. UBC Student Services offers recommendations and information on external awards.

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Entrance Awards & Scholarships

UBC offers a number of entrance awards and scholarships that recognize a variety of qualified students.

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