Internal Funding Sources

Funding Opportunities with FASS

We support research within the faculty through awards and opportunities including:

  • FASS DFA Travel Grant Application (national or international travel): [form-fillable PDF]
  • Burgess Research Award
  • Publishing Support Program (Society & Culture Research Fund): Deadline February 15.
  • Travel and Guest Speaker grants under the Research Development Fund (RDF) for the Humanities & Social Sciences (deadlines: May 1st, September 15th, January 15th): International Travel Application; Guest Speaker Application.
    NB: as of 5 May 2014, RDC will normally only award up to 40% of the annual allocation in any one of the three rounds.

    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.