When it comes to graduate students, Dalhousie University in Canada is proud to offer the Commonwealth Bursary, which was established to assist those who find themselves in need of financial assistance while studying in Nova Scotia. Candidates must be citizens of a Commonwealth country that isn’t Canada and show that they need help, according to the committee that picks them.
The Association of Commonwealth Universities celebrated its 75th anniversary in 1988, and donors John and Lena Graham established a fund in their honor to commemorate the occasion. Its purpose is to assist graduate students who find themselves in need of financial assistance while studying in Nova Scotia during their time there. Candidates must be citizens of a Commonwealth country that isn’t Canada and show that they need help, according to the committee that picks them.
Dalhousie University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. is based in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (Mi’kma’ki), and has four campuses in Halifax and Truro, as well as satellite locations in Yarmouth and Saint John, New Brunswick. It has a lot of great students, scholars, researchers, and faculty who work together with an interdisciplinary perspective and a strong desire to help the local community.
Their 13 academic faculties advance knowledge through outstanding teaching and a relentless pursuit of new knowledge, which results in more than $190 million in research funding each year. Because they are Atlantic Canada’s primary research-intensive university and a member of the U15 Group of Canadian Universities, their research and innovation include world-leading researchers working in labs, studios, and the field. They are also members of the Canadian Research Council.
People who work at or go to school at the University want to make sure they have a unique, collaborative environment that encourages them to do their best work and be the best they can be.
The John and Lena Graham Commonwealth Bursary has specific eligibility requirements.
Applicants must be residents of a Commonwealth country other than Canada and in need of financial assistance in order to be considered.
In order to apply, you need to have a bachelor’s degree from a four-year college with a 3.0 grade point average, or a master’s degree or a similar degree.
The following English language proficiency tests must be taken and results submitted by applicants:
TOEFL 237 DET 115 MELAB 55 CAEL 70 PTE 61 CAE/CPE 180 IELTS 6.5 TOEFL 237 TOEFL 237 DET 115 MELAB 55 IELTS 6.5 TOEFL 237 DET 115 MELAB 55
Countries Eligible for Participation: International
Master’s or doctoral degrees are available.
The award is worth $2,000 in total.
The number of awards is two.
Every year, students are asked to send in their applications by March 15 and October 31 in order to be considered for funding.
For more information, please refer to the official website.