A $1.400 scholarship has been endowed for an undergraduate student in third or fourth year Music or for a graduate student in the School of Music to assist with the cost of pursuing music training or research outside of Canada through a program of study approved by the School.
Established by Maurice Danby Copithorne (Q.C., LL.D. Honoris Causa, UBC), former Canadian Ambassador to Austria, and Tamako Yagai, the first Japanese exchange student to attend UBC, with matching funds from the School of Music, the award honours Joseph and Melitta Kandler's immeasurable contributions to music and to fostering enduring ties between Canada and Austria. The award is made on the recommendation of the School.
The application deadine for Kandler Scholarship this year is February 25, 2013. Further information about the Kandler Foundation Scholarships and an application form may be found at the following links:
Important information about the Kandler Scholarship
Application form (in PDF format) for the Kandler Scholarship