Dalhousie University Entrance Scholarships is a Women in Technology Scholarship which does not only offers financial support but provides a platform to support the next generation of female tech leaders and champions
Computer science is about technology. More importantly, it’s about people. We need more female talent and perspective in the field and this scholarship is about supporting women wanting to have an impact within or beyond the tech community.
A sizable public research university with three campuses in Halifax, one in Bible Hill, and one for its medical school in Saint John, New Brunswick, Dalhousie University is located in Nova Scotia, Canada. More than 4,000 courses and 200 degree programs are available via Dalhousie’s 13 undergraduate, graduate, and professional colleges.
The university is a part of the U15, a collection of prominent Canadian research institutions.
The majority of scholarships will be awarded to individuals who:
- Have an overall average of 70%, please see individual program pages for full admission requirements
- Have applied for our Bachelor of Computer Science or Bachelor of Applied Computer Science program
- Can demonstrate how a passion for technology has had, or will have, an impact on your community as defined in the broadest sense of the term.
- Identify as female
The scholarship is open to applications from Canadian and international students. Students who are Techsploration alumni or who have participated in the NCWiT Aspirations in Computing Awards are strongly encouraged to apply.
Duration and Reward
Successful applicants will receive:
- $10,000 scholarship ($5,000 entrance scholarship and $5,000 for year two of your studies (dependent on academic performance))
- Access to events and professional development opportunities through the WeAreAllCS initiative and our partners
Applications for fall 2023 are now open!
To apply for the WeAreAllCS Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship, please complete this form.
Please note, if you are eligible for more than one WeAreAllCS Diversity Entrance Scholarship, you will be considered for multiple awards through this form.
Applications close on March 1st, 2023.