Scholarships/Awards/Grants

Here you can find information about scholarships, bursaries, and funding opportunities for graduate students.

Student Ambassadoors for Fay B. Kaigler Children’s Book Festival
Deadline: December 4, 2015

Gerd Muehsam Award
Deadline: December 5, 2015

Taylor & Francis Group ER&L Student Travel Grant
Deadline: January 27, 2016

A.S. Mowat Prize
Deadline: April 1, 2016

The Dr. P. Anthony Johnstone Memorial Bursary
Deadlines: March 15, 2015 OR October 31, 2015

The Faculty of Graduate Studies Emergency Bursary
Deadlines: monthly

James Robinson Johnston Graduate Entrance Scholarship for African Canadians
Deadline: 2016 TBA

The John and Lina Graham Commonwealth Bursary
Deadlines: March 15, 2015 OR October 31, 2015

Linda Marie Gillingwater Rainsberry Graduate Scholarship and Bursary
Deadline: 2015 TBA

Nova Scotia Black and First Nations Graduate Entrance Scholarships
Deadline: 2016 TBA

Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship
Deadlines: December 1, 2015 OR February 15, 2016

Phi Cappa Pi Joe Ghiz Memorial Award
Deadline: October 31, 2015

Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services Scholarships (The John Philip Award, the Carole Hole Conference Attendance Award, and the Bernard Vavrek Scholarship)
Deadline: August 1, 2015

2016 Frances Henne/YALSA/VOYA (Voice of Youth Advocates) Research Grant
Deadline: December 1st, 2015

United States Agricultural Information Network Conference Scholarship
Deadline: December 1st, 2015

BRASS Student Travel Award
Deadline: January 15, 2016

Samuel H. Kress Foundation Scholarships for SEI 2016
Deadline: February 12, 2016

2016 Chinese American Librarians Association (CALA) Scholarships
Deadline: March 6, 2016

Seminar on the Acquisition of Latin American Library Materials (SALALM) Conference Award
Deadline:March 15th, 2016

The Canadian National Committee for CODATA (CNC/CODATA) – Sangster Award
Deadline: March 31st, 2016

Helen Ferris Award
Deadline: March 31st, 2016

The Carin Alma E. Somers Scholarship Trust
Deadline: March 31st, 2016

APLA First Timer’s Conference Grant
Deadline: March 31st, 2016

Statistics Canada’s Data Liberation Initiative (DLI) Regional Training Workshop Grant
Speak to Julie Marcoux if interested.
Deadline: April 1st, 2016

Association of Bookmobile & Outreach Services (ABOS); The Bernard Vavrek Scholarship
Deadline: August 1st, 2016

Information on National Granting Agencies (NSERC, SSHRC, etc.) is available here.

Information on Faculty of Graduate Studies Research Grants and Travel Grants is available here.

A full list of external funding opportunities can be found here.