IHI UNBC, in collaboration with IHI UBC & IHI UBCO and the BC Patient Safety Quality Council, is pleased to offer scholarships to support students pursuing educational opportunities for the development and advancement of their skills in quality improvement and patient safety. This scholarship will support students interested in attending and/or presenting at a quality improvement conference during the 2019-2020 academic year.

We will offer multiple scholarships to students who are interested in attending a quality conference this upcoming year. Some examples, specifically those in the past were the IHI National Forum (in Orlando, Florida) and BCPSQC Quality Improvement Forum (In Vancouver, British Columbia). However any conference that is related to quality improvement in healthcare is allowed.

Applications close Friday October 11th, 2019, at 11:59PM. Successful applicants will be notified by October 26th, 2019.



  • Full-time students at UNBC, UBC, or UBCO in a health-related discipline are eligible to apply.

  • Conference must take place within the 2019-2020 academic year.



Complete the following form : https://forms.gle/1ogrG3WNDnRZhG8A6

Winners will be selected through a joint panel between IHI UBC, IHI UNBC, IHI UBCO, and the BCPSQC, and notified by October 26th, 2019. Please direct questions and concerns to your local Chapter leader:

IHI UBC: scholarship@ihiubc.com
IHI UNBC: ihiuniversityofnorthernbc@gmail.com

IHI UBCO: ihiubco@gmail.com


IHI UNBC, IHI UBC, & IHI UBCO would like to thank the BC Patient Safety & Quality Council for supporting our Scholarship Program.