Scholarship in Canada

2023 Presidential Scholarship Awards at Dalhousie University, Canada.


This is to bring to the general public that applications for Presidential Scholarship Awards at Dalhousie University in Canada for the year 2023 session is now open. The scholarship is opened to International students.

Deadline: Open Providers: Dalhousie University
Funding Types: Partially Funded Scholarship Study in: Canada
Subjects: All Subjects Study Level: PhD

About the Scholarship

The President’s Awards are given to honor students who have received significant scholarships from the Killam doctoral or Tri-agency doctoral contests and who have excelled in their academic studies.

For up to two years, the grant will pay the full-time program’s tuition costs but not extra fees.

Scholarship in Canada

Benefits of the Scholarship

The award will be granted for each term (up to a maximum of six terms) that you are:

  • registered as a full-time student within the first four years of your program
  • paying full tuition (i.e., not continuing fees)
  • receiving a full doctoral scholarship from one of the specified agencies
  • tuition is not covered by any other award, agency or government

ALSO APPLY: Fully Funded Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Countries in United Kingdom 2023

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Eligible Countries: Canadians and All nationalities
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: All subjects

Eligible students will hold a full doctoral scholarship from one of these specified funding programs:

  • NSERC (PGSD, CGSD, Vanier CGS)
  • SSHRC (Doctoral, CGSD, Vanier CGS)
  • CIHR (Doctoral, CGSD, Vanier CGS)
  • Killam (Doctoral)


While at the University, there is no need to apply. If you are meet the eligibility requirements listed above, you will be automatically considered for one of the President’s Awards.

If you have been selected for an award, the Faculty of Graduate Studies will notify you and your department following your admission. The award will be verified and applied to your tuition each term for the duration of the award. For further inquiry contact [email protected]