Internal Funding Sources

Funding Opportunities with FASS

We support faculty research in FASS through awards and opportunities including:

Please note: "full-time faculty" for the purposes of all RDF programs refers to faculty with at least 50% positions.

Administrative note
: FASS DFA grants are handled through the Dean's Office, so please contact the office with any queries; Burgess and RDF (travel & speaker) applications are administered by the Research Development Committee, and queries can be addressed to the Associate Dean Research (

Dalhousie Research Services

Research Services provides information on a variety of research funds and grants.  Internal forms for Sabbatical leave, Investigator Checklists, and Reduced Salary forms can be found here.

Graduate Studies Funding

Faculty of Graduate Studies funding opportunities provides information on scholarships and fellowships, bursaries, special Dalhousie awards, travel grants and more.