Our commitment to outstanding education, research and outreach wouldn’t be possible without the support of our alumni, friends and partners.

At the UBC Department of History, we generate ideas that improve and inspire. We believe in learning from the past to create a better future.

What happens here can change everything. Your support is the catalyst. Join UBC History in fostering leaders of the future.

Featured Initiatives

Travelling Scholars Fund for History Students

The Travelling Scholars Fund for History Students provides funding for honours and graduate students to conduct research in archives and libraries around the world. Your contributions to this fund help UBC History provide junior scholars with world-class education and unique research opportunities.

History Department Annual Fund

The History Department Annual Fund supports crucial activities such as colloquia and workshops, faculty research and teaching, as well as special opportunities for our undergraduate students including the History Students’ Association.

Robert A. J. McDonald Memorial Scholarship in History

Join friends, family, former students, and colleagues in support of the Robert A. J. McDonald (1944-2019) Memorial Scholarship for outstanding graduate students working on the history of British Columbia.

Canadian History Graduate Research Travel Scholarship

Established in 2007 by Emeritus History Professors, this scholarship helps graduate students in Canadian history visit archives outside Vancouver for their thesis or dissertation research.

More ways to make an impact

There are many ways you can create an impact and catalyze a future of possibility. Your involvement and support make a real difference to the experience of our students, helping build the foundations from which they can change the world.

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