Awards and Financial Aid helps students obtain the funds necessary to finance their UNBC education and to provide educational budgeting services. Funds may be obtained from a variety of sources, including government and bank loans, private, corporate, and public scholarships and bursaries, and UNBC awards.


Small Fall 2018 Awards Competition - CLOSED

Award offers for the Fall 2018 Awards Competition will be sent to recipients of UNBC Awards via their unbc.ca email addresses starting early November 2018.  Stay tuned to your unbc.ca email to see if an award offer is emailed to you... you can also check via www.unbc.ca  MyUNBC / Awards & Financial Aid / Award Application / under the "Status" column... the "new application" text will change to "offer sent".

 2019-2020 UNBC Award Competition - Open October 15, 2018 to March 1, 2019

The 2019-2020 UNBC Award Competition is open for online award applications from October 15, 2018 to March 1, 2019.  Go to your www.unbc.ca /  MyUNBC / Award & Financial Aid / Award Application portal for to apply for awards specific to your studies [i.e.: In-Course Undergraduate 2nd to 4th Year Awards, Graduate Awards (for Master/PhD), General Awards (all categories)]. 

Graduate Entrance Award Competitions / Master & PhD Applicants - Open Until December 15, 2018

  • GES & GERA Competition for May 2019 Semester & September 2019 Semester Entries
    - OPEN:  Deadline for Paper GES & GERA Applications to be submitted via awards@unbc.ca is December 15, 2018.
    - Click on the "Graduate Awards" menu button located in the left-hand menu of this webpage to find the paper GES & GERA Applications.
  • GES & GERA Competition for January 2020 Semester Entry - Not available until mid-February 2019.