United States Exchange Fellowship

The Killam Fellowships Program offers awards to exceptional undergraduate Canadian students to spend one semester or a full year as an exchange student in the United States.

Value of the program

  • $5,000 USD per semester
  • Health insurance allowance
  • Up to $800 USD for in-country travel
  • Killam orientation in Ottawa, ON
  • Spring seminar in Washington, DC


  • Canadian citizen
  • Full-time undergraduate student in good academic standing

Find more information on the Killam Fellowships website.



To be considered for nomination to this program, the Killam electronic application form must be completed and submitted online by Monday January 20th, 2020.

Dalhousie will select three students to nominate to the Killam program. The Killam Foundation will then select one to two students to participate in an exchange to the United States.