Application opens: Friday, February 24, 2017
Application closes: Friday, March 17, 2017
Acceptance notification to participants: Friday, March 24, 2017
NOTE: Upon acceptance of your application to attend the Summer Institute, information will be communicated to you regarding payment of the program fees. Program fees are due by Friday, April 21, 2017.
The 2017 Summer Institute is open to any graduate student who:
There are a limited number of spaces available. All of the applicants will be reviewed by the Summer Institute Steering Committee to ensure that the applicant’s current and/or planned research fits with the theme of the 2017 Summer Institute. All decisions made by the Steering Committee will be final.
In assessing applications, the following criteria will be considered:
The Summer Institute Steering Committee will assess the applications and will make a final decision on the selection of applicants. Results will be communicated to all applicants by March 24, 2017.
PAYMENT OF REGISTRATION FEE:
Selected applicants will be required to submit the registration fee upon notification of their participation in the Summer Institute. Payment will be made through an online payment system managed by UBC Finance. Details will be sent to participants directly.
Note: Successful applicants will be:
Required to sign a funding agreement outlining the terms and conditions of the Signing the agreement commits the applicant to attending and participating in all aspects of the Summer Institute, including the completion of all assignments and readings.
Expected to participate in the Summer Institute, the IC-IMPACTS Annual Research Conference (June 9 & 10) and the Graduate Student Seminar (June 11). Further details on the Research Conference and the Graduate Student Seminar will follow.
Those who attend and successfully complete the 2017 Summer Institute will receive: