Scholarships and Awards

We encourage students to apply for both internal and external scholarships and awards.  The Dean of Graduate Studies' website is your go-to resource for Scholarships and Awards.  Click here for further information and a link to the GA3 on-line application.

Departmental Awards:

Private Awards:

Over the years, generous donors have instituted awards specific to students in Biological Sciences.  These include the following:

  • B.P. Beirne Prize in Pest Management (MPM)
  • BC Council of Garden Clubs Mildred Wells Scholarship (MPM)
  • Coastal Zone Canada (BC) Association Graduate Scholarship in Coastal Studies
  • Dr. H.R. MacCarthy Graduate Bursary
  • Dr. John Yorston Memorial Graduate Scholarship in Pest Management (MPM)
  • Glen Geen Graduate Scholarship in Marine Biology Biological Sciences
  • J. Abbott / M. Fretwell Graduate Fellowship in Fisheries Biology
  • Master of Pest Management Graduate Entrance Scholarship (MPM)
  • Mutual Fire Insurance Company of BC Graduate Scholarship in Biological Sciences
  • Philip and Marian McClelland Memorial Scholarship
  • Phyllis Carter Burr Graduate Scholarship in Developmental Biology and Cell Biology
  • Sharon Clements Biological Sciences Award Biological Sciences
  • Shaughn Clements Biological Sciences Graduate Award
  • Thelma Finlayson Graduate Entrance Scholarship (MPM)
  • Thelma Finlayson Graduate Fellowship (MPM)
  • Weston Family Scholarship

This list is not exhaustive.  To search for more private awards, click here.

If you have any questions about the Department's internal deadlines or requirements for scholarship applications, please contact the Scholarship Secretary.

See also:  Financial Information