Undergraduate Student Awards

Undergraduate students are eligible to apply for a wide range of faculty-specific, UBC-specific, and external awards.

Undergraduate Students Studying at UBC Okanagan

Faculty-specific 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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Undergraduate Student Travel Grant

Full-time undergraduate students can apply to receive up to $500 to support travel to conferences where they present results of research undertaken at UBC Okanagan.


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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Senate Awards

There are a variety of awards and prizes governed by UBC Okanagan’s Senate which are available to students.

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