Funding Opportunities: Awards & Scholarships

 

Health Related Scholarship Opportunities  

The following funding competitions related to health-related research are now open.  These are not limited to students in any particular program. 

Scotia Scholar Award

The Scotia Scholars Award provides financial support to research trainees with exceptional potential who are engaged in health research at participating Nova Scotia institutions. Funding for this award is provided by the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness. Application Deadline: April 07, 2021

MSSU Student Awards

The 2021-2022 MSSU Student Awards offer funding opportunities for graduate students pursuing patient-oriented health research. Students must be entering or enrolled in a Master’s or Doctoral program in Nova Scotia or Prince Edward Island, and supervised by an MSSU Associate Scientist. Application Deadline: April 30, 2021  

BRIC NS Student Research Award

This award is offered annually to a minimum of two recipients. In addition to receiving this prestigious recognition, BRIC NS will contribute an award of $1,500 (non-renewable) to assist the recipient in furthering their research. Application Deadline: May 14th, 2021  

For more information on these opportunities, visit the links above or contact fgs.slo@dal.ca.

 

 

 

GRADUATE THESIS CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANTS

 

* PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS PROCESS HAS CHANGED DUE TO COVID-19.  All non-essential university travel has been suspended, so FGS is only accepting travel grant applications to cover registration costs for virtual conferences.

Covid-19 FAQ's for Dalhousie Graduate Students can be found here

 



TRI-AGENCY CGS-M FELLOWSHIPS


INTERNAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 16, 2020

The federal Tri-Agencies (CIHR, NSERC and SSHRC) and their provincial counterparts are dedicated to the creation of new knowledge for the benefit of all Canadians. These agencies support master’s students through the Canadian Graduate Scholarships-Master’s Program.

 

Click Here to Apply, for General Information, Helpful Links and Documents 

 

Watch a YouTube Video for a Program Overview

 

 

 

 

KILLAM POSTDOCTORAL FELLOWSHIPS


INTERNAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE: DECEMBER 07, 2020

Izaak Walton Killam Postdoctoral Fellowships are awarded annually at Dalhousie University to recently graduated scholars of superior academic research ability in any discipline.  The awards are tenable only at Dalhousie University; however, students who have received their doctorate from Dalhousie are not eligible.

 

Click Here to Apply, for General Information, Helpful Links and Documents
 

Click Here for Application Guidelines
 

 

 

 

HARMONIZED SCHOLARSHIP PROCESS

All Masters Internal Submission Deadlines: December 11, 2020
 

All Doctoral Internal Submission Deadlines: December 11, 2020

  DEGREE STUDENT ELIGIBILITY
SCHOLARSHIP Masters  Doctoral  New Student Applicants Current Students International Students
Abdual Majid Bader Graduate Scholarship  *  *     *    *    *
African Nova Scotian Graduate Scholarship  *  *     *    *  
Eliza Ritchie Entrance Scholarship    *     *    *  
Indigenous Graduate Scholarship  *  *     *    *  
James Robinson Johnston Graduate Entrance Scholarship  *  *     *     
Killam Predoctoral Scholarship   *  *     *   * (Doctoral Only)    *
Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship  *  *     *      *