The 2016 - 2017 General Entrance Award Application will be available on December 24, 2015 through DalOnline for admitted students. A paper version of this application will be available here on February 1, 2016 for students awaiting an admission decision.
To be eligible for entrance awards, students must:
A) Be applying for admission to Dalhousie directly from high school (gap years are generally acceptable)
B) Have a complete application for admission on file as of March 15
C) Have a complete awards application on file as of March 15
D) Have a minimum 80% admission average or 26 predicated/anticipated IB Diploma points. The admission average is calculated based upon the five required courses for the program to which the student has applied.
Dalhousie awards more than 2,000 entrance awards to our first year class including:
A) One time entrance scholarships valued between $500 and $3,000
B) Renewable entrance scholarships valued between $4,000 and $8,000 per year
C) Awards based on specific criteria (ie high school attended, program, home province, extra curricular activities etc) ranging from $1,000 one time awards to $20,000 per year.