Gene Joseph First Nations Scholarship

A scholarship has been endowed in honour of Gene Joseph (MLS, 1982) by the British Columbia Library Association, First Nations Interest Group, and the University of British Columbia.

The award is offered to an aboriginal graduate student at UBC School of Information. It is made on the recommendation of the iSchool, in consultation with the First Nations House of Learning and Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Number: 1


  • Registered full-time in the School
  • Aboriginal student
  • Open to both domestic and international students

Application procedure

  • Student application letter, addressing criteria and indicators, to the iSchool Director, by July 1, with short biography identifying Aboriginal community and interests; OR
  • Nomination by the Education Services Coordinator and Graduate Advisor.