Affiliation scholarships

About the scholarships

Affiliation scholarships are based on merit such as academic achievement, community involvement, or leadership, and require that students be connected to a specific group, such as:

  • Clubs
  • Trade unions
  • Companies
  • Geographic regions
  • Demographic groups

Some awards are open to students at other British Columbia universities and colleges. If you are applying as a non-UBC student, please read the award descriptions carefully to determine your eligibility and follow the application process below.

Read the award descriptions

Am I eligible?

General requirements

UBC Vancouver Campus Students: 

  • Have been registered in at least 24 percentage-graded credits in the prior Winter Session

  • Be registered in at least 24 credits in the upcoming Winter Session

  • Have an average of at least 75% with no failed or incomplete courses

  • Meet the terms for awards eligibility set out in UBC's Regulations Governing University Awards

  • Courses in Pass/Fail or Credit/D/Fail format are not taken into account (except DMD or MD courses)

UBC Okanagan Campus Students:

  • Have been registered in at least 27 percentage-graded credits in the prior Winter Session

  • Be registered in at least 24 credits in the upcoming Winter Session

  • Have an average of at least 75% with no failed or incomplete courses

  • Meet the terms for awards eligibility set out in UBC Okanagan Campus Minimum Scholarship Course Load Requirements

  • Courses in Pass/Fail or Credit/D/Fail format are not taken into account (except DMD or MD courses)

Non-UBC Post-Secondary Students: 

  • Have been registered in at least 80% of a full-time course load for your program at your institution during the previous academic terms between September and April*

  • Be registered in at least 80% of a full-time course load for your program at your institution during the upcoming academic terms between September and April*

  • Have an average of at least 75% with no failed or incomplete courses

  • All courses must be percentage-graded, no pass/fail or pending grades (except DMD or MD courses)

*UBC staff will verify course load requirements with your home institution.

Additional requirements

Some awards have additional eligibility requirements or are only open to students attending a specific campus or post-secondary institution. Please review each award description carefully to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria and can obtain supporting documentation.

How to apply

Application period

August 15, 2018 - September 15, 2018 (11:59 PM PST)

Before you apply

You'll find detailed instructions on the application form, but before you start:

  1. Meet all general and specific eligibility requirements for applicable awards.

  2. Make sure to read each award descriptions carefully, as they all require different supporting documentation before you are able to submit your completed application

Students from other post-secondary institutions: if you're applying as a non-UBC student, you must provide an official transcript. UBC students do not need to provide a transcript.

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