Olav Slaymaker Scholarship in Environment

Olav Slaymaker Scholarship in Environment

Scholarships totaling $12,000 have been endowed by The Simons Foundation and the University of British Columbia in recognition of Dr. Olav Slaymaker’s contributions to research on environmental issues. They are awarded to graduate student(s) pursuing environmental studies who are supervised by a faculty member appointed in the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs (SPPGA) at UBC. Preference will be given to students studying nuclear environmental issues. The awards are made on the recommendation of the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, in consultation with the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Eligibility Requirements

Current UBC doctoral or Masters students in any year who are working on topics related to environmental issues and supervised by a faculty member appointed in the School of Public Policy and Global Affairs.

Selection Criteria

  • Academic Excellence
  • Quality of Proposal

Application Process

  1. Complete the online application form
  2. Include:
  • a copy of your CV (max 2 pages)
  • post-graduate level transcripts (unofficial is fine)

Deadline: Apply by December 10, 2021

Contact: Hui Jia, Program Coordinator, Master of Public Policy and Global Affairs, School of Public Policy and Global Affairs, UBC

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