UBC SCHOLARSHIP FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA
UBC’s International Scholars have the potential to make a difference in the world. They are high academic achievers, they have demonstrated exceptional extracurricular activities, and they are dedicated to giving back to their communities.
About the International Scholars Program
UBC’s International Scholars are part of the International Scholars Program, which offers the chance to:
Earn a globally recognized degree at a top university
A UBC degree opens doors and connects you to a vast alumni network across the globe.
Study with the brightest students in the world
You’ll join a community of engaged and supportive young leaders and study among the best and the brightest. You and your fellow Scholars will enrich UBC and the global community with your diverse perspectives, committed involvement, and innovative initiatives.
Take advantage of unique learning opportunities
You’ll have access to numerous opportunities inside and outside the classroom that will enrich your university experience.
- Study-abroad exchange programs can take you to emerging countries where you’ll address local challenges in health, agriculture, social infrastructure, education, and sustainable development.
- Community-based experiential learning projects can help you apply your academic interests to the needs and issues of the local or global community.
- Annual retreats will help you connect with your community while you plan for the year ahead and develop your leadership skills.
- An annual workshop series will provide leadership, community development, career preparation, and networking opportunities throughout your degree.
- Receptions and celebratory events are hosted throughout each year to recognize your achievements and connect you to the Scholars community on campus.
Access dedicated advising and support
You’ll be supported by a network of staff from across UBC’s faculties and services who will encourage your academic, personal, and career development. A dedicated advisor will be your first point of contact for support throughout your time at UBC.
Apply to UBC
Applications for the 2021/2022 academic year has closed for most programs. Below are programs still accepting applications. If you are interested in applying to any of these programs, we recommend that you apply as soon as possible as these programs can close at any time.
- Bachelor of Applied Science
- Bachelor of Arts
- Bachelor of Fine Arts
- Bachelor of Human Kinetics
- Bachelor of Science
- Bachelor of Management
- Bachelor of Media Studies
If you have already submitted an application to UBC for the 2021 September intake and are wanting to make changes to your application, please contact us via this webform instead of submitting a new application.
To apply to UBC and most other BC post-secondary institutions, you’ll use the EducationPlannerBC application service. Sign up for an EducationPlannerBC account to get started, or log in to your existing account if you already have one.
Download the award application instructions [PDF, 207KB]
After you’ve applied
After you apply to UBC, you can check your application status anytime in our UBC Student Service Centre or visit our Undergraduate Programs and Admissions website for more information on your next steps.
OTHER SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES
- Dean’s International Postgraduate Research Scholarships at the University of Sydney, Australia 2021
- Ghana Scholarships Secretariat Postgraduate Scholarship 2021/2022 to Study in UK
- Australian National University Scholarships 2021-2022 | Fully Funded
- American Scholarships 2021-2022 | Study in USA Without IELTS
- German Government Green Talents Award 2021 for International Students
- UNICAF Scholarship
- Joint Japan World Bank Scholarships 2022 | Fully Funded