Graduate Student Awards & Scholarships Application Form

    Applicant information

    Deadline: June 1

    First name
    Last name
    Date of birth (Format YYYY-MM-DD)
    Social Insurance Number

    Permanent Address

    Please use an address where you can receive BMSC communications for the foreseeable future

    Street Address
    Street Address line 2
    Street Address line 3
    Postal/Zip Code

    Contact info

    Phone Number (Format: XXX-XXX-XXXX)
    Email *Must be able to receive attachments
    Alternate Email

    Emergency Contact

    Phone Number (Format: XXX-XXX-XXXX)

    Academic Info

    Current University:
    Degree currently pursuing:

    if 'other', specify:

    Current degree program:
    Current graduate supervisor
    School & year of B.Sc.:
    School & year of M.Sc.:

    Award(s) for which you are applying:

    Period applied for: (more than one box can be selected)

    Attachments (submit as a single .pdf file)

    1. Cover Letter:

    2. Transcripts:

    University transcripts (unofficial) must be included and must cover the three most recent years of academic study:
    • students enrolled in a M.Sc. program must provide both their B.Sc. and most recent M.Sc. transcripts.
    • students enrolled in a Ph.D. program must provide their M.Sc. and most recent Ph.D. transcripts.

    3. Awards, publications list, experience:

    • List other awards or scholarships received (undergraduate and graduate studies).
    • List other scholarships you currently hold or for which you will be applying.
    • List of publications.
    • List relevant work or volunteer experience, provide references.

    4. The proposal:

    (1 page maximum, 12 pt letter size min.; Times New Roman)
    Provide a description of proposed research. The proposal should address why it is important that this research program be conducted at the Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre. If applying for the Richard Peter Publication Award, please identify the publication in this section.

    5. Supervisor's Support

    Phone Number (Format: XXX-XXX-XXXX)

    Have your supervisor sign this statement, and include in your final .pdf submission:

    • The proposed research at BMSC is acceptable to the supervisory committee.
    • The student has adequate personal support for for living in Bamfield.
    • The supervisor will meet the direct costs of thesis research at BMSC.
    • Provision has been made for student supervision.

    I am aware of, and approve of this student's application.
    Supervisor’s signature:

    Submit application materials as a single *.pdf file, including:

    1. Application form
    2. Scanned transcripts
    3. Awards & experiences
    4. Proposal
    5. Supervisor support
    *with a naming convention of SurnameBMSC_YYYY.pdf

    Application Deadline June 1

    Direct questions to: