This program is a great opportunity for me to be trained for developing medical devices and technology... see more

Zahra Torbatian | phd candidate

The Process

Step 1: Identify a potential supervisor.

The principal supervisor must be a member of the School of Biomedical Engineering (SBME). Applicants must be enrolled in, or in the process of being admitted to the School of Biomedical Engineering. If you have not yet applied to the School of Biomedical Engineering you must also apply to the School, but one set of transcripts is sufficient.

Step 2: Complete an application form with your potential supervisor.

The application form indicates all the required elements. In addition to the student components, the application indicates that you will need transcripts; 2 reference letters; the supervisors CV; a 2-page project letter from you proposed supervisor and supervisor(s) signatures.

Step 3: Submit an application containing all the required elements to:

Eleanor Seaman-Bolton

Program Coordinator, NSERC CREATE: BioMedic
via email:

or by mail/courier at:

School of Biomedical Engineering, Room 5196
Dalhousie University, 5191 University Ave.
Halifax , N.S. B3H 1W2


Application Review Process

Click here for more information on our application review process.

Click here for a copy of the reviewer form used.

Click here for a copy of the reviewer non-disclosure agreement.