Getting a degree is always beneficial in a career, but it can be difficult with some financial barriers. To cover study expenses, Dalhousie University is providing the Killam Predoctoral Scholarships.
The Killam Predoctoral financial aid positions will be awarded on a competitive basis to outstanding graduate students in thesis-based programs.
Among North America’s most hospitable universities, Dalhousie University has a global reputation for being one of the friendliest. More than 18,100 students from throughout the world attend Dalhousie University, one of Canada’s oldest universities. The University of Guelph, located on Canada’s East Coast, offers world-class academic programmes as well as cutting-edge research opportunities.
Why study at Dalhousie University? Dalhousie is one of Canada’s top 15 research universities. Graduate students work closely with faculty who are leaders in their fields to conduct more than $180 million in research each year. They make discoveries in state-of-the-art lab facilities, conduct fieldwork locally and around the globe, and have access to physical and digital library collections that allow students to pursue almost any line of inquiry.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2022
Dalhousie University Information
Founded in 1818, Dalhousie University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Halifax (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Nova Scotia. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Department of Labour and Advanced Education, Nova Scotia, Dalhousie University is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Dalhousie University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 201 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Canadian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
The award will be distributed in the following manner:
- Master’s (Level 1): $6666.66 per term + ITF (international students) + relocation allowance (if applicable)
- Doctoral (Level 2): $10000 per term + relocation allowance (if applicable) + President’s Award for two years. Note that Dalhousie PhD programs no longer have International Tuition Fees applied