Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship Ongoing

Awarded By: Dalhousie University
Updated on Dec 8, 2023
University Research Analyst
Course: Bachelors
Deadline: Mar 1, 2023
Amount: CAD 5,000
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Scholarship Overview

Dalhousie University offers the WeAreAllCS Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship. Every year, the International Students Office of Dalhousie University awards scholarships to degree-seeking students who have specified financial needs. Note that a large portion of the scholarship funds come from International student tuition. WeAreAllCS Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree.

The award is applicable for the courses like Bachelor of Computer Science. If we consider the amount of the WeAreAllCS Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship, then it varies each semester. The applicants should review the scholarship application in order to fully understand the availability and amount for that particular semester. To be eligible for this scholarship students must have appeared for 12th grade. Foreign students wishing to apply for this scholarship must take English proficiency exams such as TOEFL, IELTS, PTE.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • This scholarship is applicable for Bachelors Degree
  • This scholarship is applicable for the following courses in Dalhousie University in Canada
    • Bachelor of Computer Science
    • Applicable for Bachelor of Computer Science or Bachelor of Applied Computer Science programs in the Faculty of Computer Science

Scholarship amount details

    • Max scholarship per student: CAD 5,000 => Rs 3,08,200
    • Conversion rate used: 1 CAD = Rs. 60.08 (last updated 30th October 2023)
    • Scholarship amount will be given: Yearly
    • 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

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Tuition & Fees Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation × Not covered in scholarship
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Eligible student nationality

India, United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates,Ireland,Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, BritishIndian Ocean Territory, British VirginIslands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, CaymanIslands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, ChristmasIsland, CocosIslands, Colombia, Comoros, CookIslands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, FalklandIslands, FaroeIslands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras,Iceland,Indonesia,Iran,Iraq,Isle of Man,Israel,Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, MarshallIslands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern MarianaIslands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, SolomonIslands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and CaicosIslands, Tuvalu, US VirginIslands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • To apply for a Women in Technology Entrance Scholarship, the student must first be accepted into the Bachelor of Computer Science or Bachelor of Applied Computer Science program
  • The student must then submit a 1-page essay or a 3-5-minute video describing what she has done to merit this award
    • Examples to demonstrate your passion and contribution might include:
      • Participation in groups working with technology
      • Introducing technology to the community
      • Contribution to community groups and schemes
      • Playing a role in encouraging women to engage with technology
      • Teaching others how to use technology
      • Using social media to promote a cause
      • Participation in Hackathons and technology-related events/competitions
      • Blogging
    • Academic Transcripts

Application Link:

Additional Information:
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Application Documents: Academic Transcripts

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date
Scholarship application open Not Available
Scholarship Deadline March 1st, 2023
Scholarship Decision date Not Available
Interview Date Not Available
FAQ Link https://www.dal.ca/admissions/money_matters/awards-financial-aid/scholarships/award_faqs.html
Contact email Not Available
Contact number Not Available


Scholarship Eligibility

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 a passion for technology and contribution towards the community
  • Identify as female
  • English Language Proficiency:
    • IELTS: No lower than 60 in each band
    • TOEFL: No lower than 20 in each band
    • PTE: No lower than 50 in each skill

To be eligible for this scholarship students must have appeared for 12th grade. Foreign students wishing to apply for this scholarship must take English proficiency exams such as TOEFL, IELTS, PTE.

Scholarship Restriction:

  • Only for Women
  • This scholarship is for female applicants only studying Bachelor of Computer Science or Bachelor of Applied Computer Science

Exams Details:

Exam Name Indicates if Exam is Required and Cutoff (if any)
TOEFL Required (minimum score 90)
IELTS Required (minimum score 6.5)
PTE Required (minimum score 61)
12th Required (minimum score 70.0%)


Additional Information:
Please note, that if you are eligible for more than one WeAreAllCS Diversity Entrance Scholarship, you will be considered for multiple awards through this form.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from all countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
The students must have completed their bachelor’s or equivalent degree from a recognized institution.

What is the procedure for applying?
Students will be auto-considered for this scholarship when they apply for the courses on which this scholarship is applicable. This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
Official transcripts,Letter of Recommendation, Statement of Purpose, CV

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
Not available.