Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS) Weston Family Awards in Northern Research

The Weston Family Awards in Northern Research celebrates extraordinary and inspiring individuals who have devoted their career to natural science research and have demonstrated leadership and mentorship in the Canadian North. Self-nominations are not accepted. This prestigious award and designation includes a prize of over $100,000: $50,000 cash, $50,000 to support a postdoctoral fellow of the recipient’s choice, and additional funds intended for First Nations and Inuit engagement.

Eligibility: Nominees must be citizens or permanent residents of Canada, for 5 years, at the time of nomination.

Agency Website: http://acuns.ca/en/awards/lifetime-achievement-award/

Upcoming Deadlines

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January 20, 2022January 20, 2022 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS) Weston Family Awards in Northern Research Recognizes inspiring individuals who have devoted their career to natural science research and have demonstrated leadership and mentorship in the Canadian North. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
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