Deadline Approaching to APPLY for BIG SUMMER INSTITUTE


Dear BIG_Review Readers and Contributors,

The University of Victoria is accepting applications to the 2021 International Summer Institute, Canadian Border Policies in Comparative Perspective” which includes a week long residency at the University of Victoria, with the option of attending online or in person. The program is offered as an accredited and non-accredited course from May 5th to July 30th.

We are offering tuition grants and application waivers valued at $800 to applicants who apply by April 15 (extended from March 31). The final day to apply is April 30th. Please find a call for applications HERE, and further details on our website.

Speakers from the World Customs Organisation (WCO), Canadian Borders Services Agency (CBSA), The Transfrontier Operational Mission (MOT) and the Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER), along with Western University, the University of Lethbridge and BIG scholars.
Week 1 (Mon-Fri, July 5-9) Trade & Customs Border in the 21st Century
Week 2 (Mon-Fri, July 12-16) Cascadia Border Region in Comparative Perspective

If you have any questions do not hesitate to reach out to Amanda Merritt, Program Coordinator, 

And please consider sharing.


The BIG team