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UBC Faculty of Forestry’s Future Forests Fellowship

As one of the world's top forestry schools, the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia is giving away the largest single grant (up to $280,000) for a forestry student. The fellowship recipient will enroll in UBC Forestry's PhD program and conduct research focused in British Columbia in one of the following areas: Forest Products Biotechnology – Bioenergy – Forest Genomics – Climate Change – Urban Forestry – Forest Management – Conservation – Forested Landscapes – Salmon Ecology – Forest Health – Forests and Indigenous Peoples – Forests and Human Health. Applicants must intend to undertake doctoral research in one of these areas of excellence for the Faculty of Forestry. The research must be conducted, at least in part, in British Columbia, and should result in an outcome that has practical application in BC.

Institution: Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia (UBC)

Application Timeline
Opening Date: The FFF application and list of supporting documents required will be made available starting August 1, 2022. In order to be considered for the Fellowship, a complete PhD program application (September 2023 intake) must also be submitted.
Closing Deadline: The FFF and PhD applications, plus all required supporting documentation, must be submitted by 4pm PST, Friday, November 25, 2022. The award recipient announcement will be made in January 2023.

Details:  https://forestry.ubc.ca/future-forests-fellowship/