32.7 C
Friday, December 1, 2023

Study-In-Canada: 2022 University of British Columbia Global South Scholar Programme

The University of British Columbia Global South Scholar Programme is now receiving applications from interested and qualified scholars in all Global South Countries of the world.

The programme is a fully-funded fellowship providing visiting scholars with $15,000 for travel, accommodation, and honorarium expenses. 

As part of their visit, the Global South Visiting Scholars are expected to give lectures, hold sessions with faculty and graduate students, and conduct independent research.

Several other scholarships are available in the United States, Germany, United Kingdom and Canada that offers full scholarships and monthly allowances. Here are some suggestions you should check out;

Scholarship Summary

Scholarship Details:

The Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, seeks to host an exceptional scholar from the Global South for a short-term, fully funded visiting scholar in-residence program.

The goal of this program is to support and expand the research strengths of the Law School in the area noted above, and to foster academic exchange and new research directions among Allard faculty members and international partners. The program also seeks to contribute to and strengthen the resources of international partners.

Join any of these WhatsApp Groups to receive Scholarship alerts on WhatsApp

Scholarship Requirements:

To be considered for the fellowship, you must:

  • Be a from a Global South Country
  • be an early to mid-career scholar with a demonstrated commitment to research and/or legal work in the area of resource extraction and/or land grabs, with a particular focus on the rights of Indigenous peoples and local communities.
  • be a currently appointed faculty at institutions located in the Global South.


University of Stirling GEMS Scholarship

2024 University of Stirling Scholarship | How to Apply

University of Stirling Scholarship offers Undergraduate students from all over the world £2,000 per year...
ETH Zurich Excellence Masters Scholarships

2024 ETH Zurich Excellence Scholarship | Step-by-Step Process

ETH Zurich Excellence Scholarship supports students with full study and living costs during the Master’s...
Science@Leuven Scholarship

2024 Science@Leuven Scholarship | How to Apply

Science@Leuven Scholarship is for outstanding students taking a Master’s degree programme in Katholieke Universiteit Leuven...
EPFL Excellence Scholarship

2024 EPFL Excellence Scholarship in Switzerland | Step by Step Process

The EPFL Excellence Scholarship offers a limited number of fellowships at master’s level to students...
KTH Scholarships

2024 KTH Royal Institute Scholarship In Sweden | How to Apply

The KTH Royal Institute Scholarship covers the full tuition fee of a one or two-year...

Scholarship Duration and Reward

  • The successful Global South Visiting Scholar (GSVS) will spend a minimum of two weeks and maximum of one term in residence
  • The GSVS will receive funding for travel to Vancouver and accommodation not exceeding $5,000 CAD, and an honorarium of approximately $10,000 CAD.
  • The total amount of funding will be assessed in relation to the duration of the stay in residence. Visiting scholars will have shared access to an office space at the law school, library privileges, and will have a faculty host for the visit.

Required Documents

To apply, candidates must be ready to submit the following documents;

  • Completed application form (attached, pages 3 and 4).
  • Curriculum vitae.
  • A cover letter that describes the candidate’s scholarly record and objectives in visiting the Allard School of Law
  • The names and contact information of two referees.

Scholarship Reminder

Never miss a Scholarship Opportunity. Set a Reminder now to receive Alerts of Open Scholarships

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates are to submit completed applications in PDF by email no later than June 30, 2022, to:

Global South Visiting Scholars Program c/o                                                                                            Janice DeSouza-Vas
Administrative Assistant, Visiting Scholars Program,
Peter A. Allard School of Law,
University of British Columbia,

Questions about the program or application requirements should be directed by e-mail to

Deadline: June 30, 2022

Visit HERE to check out many more Scholarship opportunities.

Receive Scholarship Updates through our Social Media Channels: