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  • Science Communication Fellowship in Vienna, Austria November 17, 2017
    The Summer 2018 Science Communication Fellowship runs May 28 to August 31 in Vienna, Austria and is open to graduate students with a previous degree in science or journalism. Travel costs will be covered, along with a Euro 4000 stipend. Apply by January 11, 2018.

  • External Award: Wayne Vucinich Postdoctoral Fellowship at Stanford University November 17, 2017
    The Wayne Vucinich Fellowship, through the Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies (CREEES) at Stanford University, is a 12-week residential fellowship to be offered from April-June 2018. It is open to scholars of any discipline and funds international travel, health insurance, and a visa, in addition to a $12,000 stipend for living expenses. Apply by January 10, 2018.

  • Job Posting: Parks Canada Youth Ambassador November 16, 2017
    Parks Canada is seeking current university students for a summer Youth Ambassador position in Gatineau, Quebec. Apply by November 24, 2017.

  • Job Posting: MSFHR Health Research Postdoctoral Scholars Program November 15, 2017
    The Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR) Scholar Program provides salary support at $90,000/yr for up to five years for early career and postdoctoral researchers. Submit letter of intent by December 1, 2017.

  • Map the System Challenge November 14, 2017
    The 2017-2018 Map the System Challenge invites participants to map out the landscape of current social, environmental, and economic challenges, for a chance to win prize money and other international opportunites. There will be an info session for the SFU community on Thursday, November 16.

  • Job Posting: Research Assistant Position in Environmental Issues November 10, 2017
    ESSA Technologies Ltd. (ESSA) is seeking a Research Assistant to support their domestic and international teams in addressing a variety of environmental issues. This is a 12-month contract, starting January 2018. Apply by December 2, 2017.

  • Summer Student Research Fellowship in Computing Science at ETH Zurich November 08, 2017
    The Computer Science Department at ETH Zurich offers a program that allows students to obtain research experience during the summer months. This program is open to graduate and undergraduate students from across the globe and will take place 1 July to 31 August 2018 in Zurich, Switzerland. Apply by December 31, 2017.

  • External Award: Google Techmakers Scholarship for Women in Computing Science November 07, 2017
    Women Techmakers and Google are offering $5,000 CAD for female computing science students in Canada for the 2018-2019 academic year. Apply by December 11, 2017.

  • External Award: Google Lime Scholarship for Students with Disabilities in Computing Science November 07, 2017
    Google and Lime Connect are offering $5,000 CAD to students with disabilities who are studying computing science in Canada. Apply by December 10, 2017.

  • External Award: Greater China Research Grant November 07, 2017
    The Greater China Research Grant offers one-year graduate fellowships to study the Asia Art Archive's (AAA) Collection and develop historical research projects on topics relating to contemporary art in Mainland China, Taiwan, Macau, and Hong Kong. Apply by November 26, 2017.

  • Job Posting: Centre for Global Cooperation Research Fellowships in Germany November 06, 2017
    These fully funded fellowships for up to 12 months are available to both senior and postdoctoral researchers across the humanities and social sciences. Apply by November 19, 2017.

  • November Update for Graduate Students November 06, 2017
    November Update for Graduate Students: Awards, jobs, events and more.

  • External Award: Planning Award for Patient-Oriented Research November 06, 2017
    The BC SUPPORT Unit is offering 5 $10,000 awards for patient-oriented research. Apply by November 15, 2017.

  • Fall 2017 External Fellowships Roundup November 03, 2017
    The Fall 2017 collection of external doctoral and postdoctoral fellowship opportunities from around the world. This list will be continually updated through the end of December.

  • Spring 2018 Student Jobs November 03, 2017
    Roundup of student jobs for the spring 2018 term.

  • Job Posting: Student Central Tour Guides (Burnaby and Surrey) November 02, 2017
    Student Central is hiring for both the Burnaby and Surrey Campus Tour Guide teams for Spring 2018. The guides work approximately 4 hours per week providing tours to prospective students, campus visitors, and visiting school groups. Apply on myInvolvement by November 14, 2017.

  • External Award: MEXT Scholarships to Ritsumeikan University, Japan November 02, 2017
    Ritsumeikan University (Japan) is recuiting overseas scholars to study at the university with the assistance of scholarships financed by the Japanese government. These scholarships are open to international degree-seeking students (Master's and Doctoral) as well as international non-degree/research students. Applications must be received by December 4, 2017.

  • Call For Proposals: "Tracing Erasure" Art History, Visual Art and Theory Symposium November 01, 2017
    The University of British Columbia’s "Tracing Erasure" Symposium, invites papers that explore art and architecture as sites of intervention in personal, social, and cultural narratives and memories. Submit proposals by December 21, 2017.

  • Travel Report: Jennifer Bigman, Biological Sciences November 01, 2017
    Jennifer Bigman, a PhD student in Biological Sciences, received a Graduate International Research Travel Award (GIRTA) to further her research in the East Coast of the United States.

  • Job Posting: Current Opportunities in Health Sciences Research October 31, 2017
    The Faculty of Health Science and affiliated partners have two new student research job opportunities: a project coordinator, and a medical/grant writer for research projects concerning HIV/AIDS. Apply now!

  • External Award: Soroptimist Grants for Canadian Women October 31, 2017
    The Soroptimist Foundation of Canada (SFC) annually offers several $7,500 grants to female graduate students in Canada to help them toward careers that improve the quality of women’s lives. Apply by January 31, 2018.

  • Centre for the Comparative Study of Muslim Societies and Cultures Awards October 30, 2017
    Three new awards have been opened for SFU graduate students through the Centre for the Comparative Study of Muslim Societies & Cultures, for payment in the Summer 2018 term. Apply by January 31, 2018.

  • External Award: Liber Ero Fellowship October 27, 2017
    Apply for the Liber Ero Fellowship, an award for exceptional natural or social science researchers, who have received their PhD prior to the start of the fellowship. Application deadline is November 1, 2017.

  • External Award: PhD Scholarships for Biology, Math and Computing Science in the Netherlands October 27, 2017
    Two 4-year PhD positions are being offered in the field of evolutionary biology, behavioural ecology, and/or animal personalities through the University of Groningen in the Netherlands. Apply by November 5, 2017.

  • Simons Foundation Graduate Award in Environment October 27, 2017
    Graduate students in the Faculty of Environment who are conducting research in sustainable development (from local to global scales), environmental and water security, environmental science, and/or ethics and best practices should apply for this award. Apply by November 15, 2017.

  • Award: Northern Scientific Training Program October 26, 2017
    The Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP) supports research involving field experience in northern Canada from all disciplines, and is a valuable resource for assisting with the funding of graduate student research. Apply by November 21, 2017.

  • Job Posting: Sustainable Transportation Action Research Team October 26, 2017
    The Sustainable Transportation Action Research Team (START) at SFU is recruiting for 3 positions: a post-doctorate researcher, a research manager, and a Ph.D. student, all in the field of sustainable transportation, low-carbon transportation markets, and consumer market research. Review of applications begins in early November 2017.

  • Job Posting: NCCIE Indigenous Research Opportunity October 26, 2017
    Participate in Indigenous research in southern BC, part-time for 12 weeks, with the National Centre for Collaboration in Indigenous Education (NCCIE). Apply by November 5, 2017.

  • External Award: WorkSafeBC Innovation at Work Grants October 25, 2017
    The 2018 WorkSafe BC Innovation at Work competition launches November 3, 2017, with an application deadline in late January or early February. The award is generally $50,000 and is geared towards funding proposals that are innovative and practical.

  • Volunteer Posting: Innovate Now Conference October 23, 2017
    The Innovate Now Conference on October 30-31 at the Vancouver Convention Centre is looking for student volunteers to assist with registration.

  • External Award: Mitacs Accelerate Social Inclusion Grants October 23, 2017
    Mitacs and United Way have partenered to provide funding and training for graduate students and postdocs doing research related to social inclusion. Apply by January 8, 2018.

  • Planning for Sea Level Rise Seminar October 20, 2017
    John Englander, Oceanographer, Consultant, and Leading Expert on Sea Level Rise, will be visiting SFU Burnaby on November 8, 2017. This event is open to anyone in the SFU community.

  • External Award: Scotiabank and yconic Scholarships October 20, 2017
    Scotiabank and yconic are partnering to offer a variety of scholarships for Canadian and international students.

  • Job Posting: Research Data Peer for "R" October 20, 2017
    The Research Data Peer for ‘R’ is a paid position with the Research Commons at SFU Burnaby, to develop ‘R’ support services of particular interest to SFU graduate students in a variety of disciplines. Apply by October 27, 2017.

  • Job Posting: Vanderbilt Academic Pathways Postdoctoral Fellowships October 20, 2017
    Vanderbilt University Graduate School in Nashville, Tennesee (United States) is offering Postdoctoral Fellowships through the Academic Pathways program. This program is designed to prepare recently graduated doctoral students for competitive academic careers. Apply by November 1, 2017.

  • Workshop: Graduate School 101 October 20, 2017
    Thinking about applying to graduate school? The Graduate School 101 workshop will guide you through the process on November 16th, 4:30pm at the Indigenous Student Centre.

  • Job Posting: CNRM Climate Research Fellowship in France October 19, 2017
    Applications are invited for a 18-month postdoctoral position in atmospheric science. The position starts in February 2018, and is based in Toulouse, France. Apply by October 31, 2017.

  • UBC Gairdner Symposium October 19, 2017
    SFU is a sponsor for the free 2017 Gairdner Symposium on Monday, October 23, 2017 at UBC. The event will also be live webcast at SFU's Burnaby Campus in the Big Data Hub.

  • Job Posting: Postdoctoral Fellowship in Sweden on Microsystems October 19, 2017
    The KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Sweden is looking for postdoctoral applicants to conduct research in the field of RF/microwave/THz microsystems. Apply by October 31, 2017.

  • Job Search Success Online Course October 18, 2017
    Work Integrated Learning is offering an online professional writing and intercultural communication course! Fall session runs October 30 to November 27, 2017.

  • Spring 2018 Certificate Program in University Teaching and Learning October 18, 2017
    This part-time program presented by SFU's Teaching and Learning Centre will give you a deeper understanding of how to approach teaching, along with practical skills that you can apply as a teaching assistant or instructor. Apply by October 20, 2017.

  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Presentation October 16, 2017
    Dr. Chris Orvig will be visiting the SFU Burnaby campus to present on the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation of Germany. The foundation has extremely generous programs for both postdocs and faculty members, sponsoring stays in Germany for many research fields.

  • SFU-ARC Calls to Action Presentation October 16, 2017
    Witness the presentation of the SFU-ARC calls to action for reconciliation to SFU President Andrew Petter, October 16, 2017.

  • Professional Photo Shoot October 2017 October 13, 2017
    Get your professional portrait taken by SFU's official photographer on October 24, 2017. Free for grad students and postdocs!

  • External Award: BioSys PhD Scholarships in Portugal October 13, 2017
    PhD research grants in the biological sciences are available to Portuguese and European Union citizens, for up to 4 years. Apply by October 24, 2017.

  • Call for Posters: Women's Health Research Symposium October 13, 2017
    Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows are invited to present a poster on their work related to women's health research at the symposium on October 24, 2017. Register to present by October 18.

  • Job Posting: TWAS-ENEA Postdoctoral Fellowships in Italy October 12, 2017
    This fellowship offers postdoctoral researchers from science- and technology-lagging countries the opportunity to visit Italy to carry out research work for 3-12 months. Apply by October 23, 2017.

  • Job Posting: Women in Climate Change Fellowship October 12, 2017
    The AIMS NEI Fellowship Program is offering grants to female quantitative researchers from around the world for research related to climate change at an African host institution. Apply by October 27, 2017.

  • The Winter School on Federalism and Governance October 12, 2017
    The Winter School is a 2-week international postgraduate programme. The 2018 edition will take place in Austria and Italy from February 5-16, 2018 and will focus on "Federalism in the Making". Apply by October 26, 2017.

  • External Award: Fulbright Arctic Initiative October 12, 2017
    The Fulbright Arctic Initiative brings together scholars from Arctic Council nations, funding collaborative research, international in-person seminars and travel exchanges over an 18-month period. Apply by October 16, 2017.