Predoctoral International Awards at Dalhousie University


Application calls for New Killam Predoctoral International Awards at Dalhousie University in Canada for the 2022-2023 academic session.

The Killam Predoctoral scholarship funds will be awarded on a competitive basis to outstanding graduate students in thesis-based programs.

Dalhousie University is known around the world as one of the friendliest colleges in North America. An international student body of more than 18,100 people enrolls at Dalhousie University, one of the country’s oldest educational institutions.

Academic programs and cutting-edge research are available at the University of Guelph, which is situated on Canada’s east coast.

Dalhousie is a top-15 research university in Canada. Students and teachers work together to conduct more than $180 million worth of research every year.

Students have access to cutting-edge research labs, as well as local and global field sites, as well as physical and digital library collections, all of which allow them to investigate virtually any topic of interest.

Application Type:

Masters and doctoral

Study Perks:

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.

Application Process:

  • How to Apply: Candidates can complete their graduate application form online application or in print. After that, you have to complete the application form.
  • Supporting Documents: Submit transcripts, reference letters, and other supplementary documentation.
  • Admission Requirements: Students must have the following:
  • Four-year Bachelor’s or master’s degree
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (B average) in the last 60 credit hours of study
  • Degree granted by university of recognized standing
  • Language Requirement: Applicants whose first language is not English must demonstrate their capacity to pursue a graduate-level program in English before admission. The language competency test may be waived if the applicant has completed a degree at a recognized university where the language of instruction is English in a country where English is one of the national languages.

Criteria for New Killam Predoctoral International Awards at Dalhousie University, Canada 2022:

  • Eligible Countries: Canada and international
  • Eligible Program: The scholarship will be awarded in sciences, engineering, humanities, and social sciences
  • Eligibility Criteria: To be eligible, the applicants must meet all the given criteria:
  • Killam Awards are open to both Canadian and International applicants.
  • Applicants are expected to have also applied for funding from relevant provincial, national, or international agencies. For Canadians, this may include NSERC, SSHRC, CIHR, NSHRF, NSGS, etc, as applicable to their discipline.  For non-Canadian, applicants are expected to have applied for provincial scholarships (NSGS, etc.) and national/international awards for which they would be eligible.
  • Killam Predoctoral Scholarship holders must be eligible to receive scholarship support for at least two years. This means that at the Master’s level only newly entering students will be considered. At a Doctoral level, only students who have spent less than 24 months in the program by May 1st of the award year will be considered.


  • University: Dalhousie University
  • Department: Not stated
  • Degree Level: Masters and doctoral
  • Grants: Up to $10000 per term + relocation allowance
  • Application Mode: Online
  • Available Grants: Not Stated
  • Nationality:International

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