PhD Scholarship

Updated: 9 months ago
Location: Halifax Mid Harbour Nova Scotia Provincial Government, NOVA SCOTIA
Deadline: 01 Nov 2019

Dalhousie Earth and Environmental Sciences Doctoral Award

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Dalhousie University, located in Halifax, Atlantic Canada, invites applications for the Dalhousie Earth and Environmental Sciences Doctoral Awardfor admission to the Ph.D. program in Fall 2020. This award provides financial support to outstanding Canadian and International students with a demonstrated record of academic success in their undergraduate and early graduate studies. The main campus is situated in Halifax – a city known for its youthful spirit, rich history, and scenic waterfront. Interested students should explore our website

Fields of research include marine geology/geophysics, petroleum systems, tectonics, high temperature geochemistry/experimental petrology, earth surface processes, environment and human health, and environmental action research.Applicants should discuss their interests with a potential advisor in the Department:

The minimum qualifications for the award are the successful completion of a BSc degree (MSc preferred) with a minimum cumulative GPA of 4.0 (“A” equivalent) and meeting the University language requirements (for international applicants):

            The successful applicant will receive a stipend ($19,000 CAD/year) and tuition for 4 years subject to renewal for the 3rd and 4th years based on student performance.

The deadline for applications is December 1, 2019

The successful candidate with be notified by December 15, 2019

Application guidelines are available at:

For more information, please contact Professor Yana Fedortchouk, Graduate Coordinator, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Dalhousie University, email:

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