International Community Achievement Award
Awards of $5,000 each are offered by the International Student Initiative (ISI) to continuing international students at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan Campus who have demonstrated leadership in one or more of the following areas: community service, cross-cultural relations, promotion of diversity, intellectual pursuits, and artistic or athletic endeavours. The award is made on the recommendation of Student Development in consultation with the International Student Initiative and Faculties at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan Campus.
Candidates for the award must demonstrate the following criteria:
- Must be an international undergraduate student who will be returning to the UBC’s Okanagan Campus in the following winter session
- Must be registered in a minimum of 24 credits
- Must be academically strong (Minimum 75% GPA in their top 24 credits, with no failed courses)
- Must demonstrate ability in one or more of the following areas: artistic endeavours, community service, athletic pursuits, original intellectual work, cross cultural relations, promotion of diversity, or other campus activities
For the application form, visit the Global Engagement Office website.
You can also read about previous years’ recipients and their involvement on campus.
For application deadline, visit the Global Engagement Office website.