The power of philanthropy
More than 5,000 alumni, friends, faculty, staff and students donate to Dalhousie each year. Collectively these gifts empower our students and faculty and make Dalhousie stronger and more relevant.
Supporting dreamsFor Nigerian health professions student Ogheneruemu Ememoh, the news of his scholarship meant that he was able to realize his dream of studying in Canada.
Enabling a change of courseThe J & W Murphy Scholarship allowed Alexandra Stephenson to take the extra year needed to switch faculties once she discovered her true passion for science at Dal.
Bringing the world to Dalhousie’s classroomsThe Gerald Schwartz & Heather Reisman Foundation is honoured to support the Simon and Riva Spatz Visiting Chair in Jewish Studies.
Changing focus to change the oceansThe Sobey Scholarship allowed Julie Reimer to redirect her graduate studies to narrow in on a key research area - changing human behaviour to protect whales.
Dreaming bigFor first-year science student, Angela Barrera-Navarro, receiving the Bissett Scholarship turned her dreams into reality.
A generous commitment to nursing educationMichael Covert honours his wife’s dedication to nursing with the Carol Rene Covert Memorial Scholarship.
Celebrating a ‘Golden Age’The Law Class of ’74 bursary has grown from $7,400 to over $165,000, paying tribute to beloved professors.