Scholarships & Bursaries

Each year, Dal Science students are recognized for their success and dedication through scholarships and bursaries. Those available to Dal Science students can be found through the Academic Calendar at, where each opportunity outlines eligibility and application procedures.  

To learn more about different funding sources avialable to Dal students, review the Money Matters resource.


Scholarships are money awarded for academic merit. For some scholarships, assessment is also based on other criteria such as community involvement, leadership and/or financial need. Scholarship amounts range from $500 for one year to $40,000 over four years.

Bursaries are awards granted on the basis of financial need.