Medical student bursary program

Medical Students

Medical student bursary program

Medical students attending Dalhousie Medical School and Nova Scotia students studying medicine at Université de Sherbrooke in Quebec may apply for a Doctors Nova Scotia (DNS) bursary. Medical students may apply for the $5,000 bursary each year of medical school.


Bursary eligibility

To be eligible for the medical student bursary, you must:

2020–21 application forms

The application period for the 2019-20 medical student bursary program is now closed.

Application forms for the 2020–20 medical student bursary program will be available in August 2020. Brochures will be distributed to students attending Dalhousie Medical School and Nova Scotia residents studying medicine at Université de Sherbrooke in Quebec at the beginning of the academic year. 

2018-19 medical student bursary winners

2018–19 bursary winners

Six Dalhousie Medical School students each received $5,000 for the 2018-19 Medical Student Bursary Program. The recipients were Behzad Taeb, Tiffany Richards, Forrest Gallagher, Malik Ali, Connor McGuire and Joanna Mader. Doctors Nova Scotia selected the winners based on their need, community involvement and dedication to the medical field.