Arctic Inspiration Prize

Aboriginal Peoples
Arctic and Northern Regions
Community, Regional & Enterprise Development
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Governance and Public Policy
Information and Communication Technology
Oceans, Fisheries and Aquaculture
Social Justice
Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: Thursday 15th, April 2021

External Deadline: Thursday 9th, September 2021


information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions.

Up to $3 million will be awarded across three prize categories – including one $1 million prize.

The Arctic Inspiration Prize (AIP) will award up to $3 million which will be shared by up to 10 winning teams in three prize categories. One $1 million prize may be awarded to one exceptional team, up to four teams will be awarded up to $500,000 each, and up to seven teams with members 30 years of age or younger will be awarded up to $100,000 each. The Youth prize category seeks to inspire the next generations of Arctic innovators to develop projects and plans that address issues and opportunities relevant to them.

Optional Letter of Intent:
September 9, 2021 11:59 p.m. PT*

Submission of Nomination Package:
October 14, 2019 11:59 p.m. PT

*Based on 2020 dates, subject to change once call for nominations is made.

Funding Sources

This opportunity was posted by: SIRI

Last modified: November 16, 2020