Weston Family Awards in Northern Research 2022 Competition

Aboriginal Peoples
Arctic and Northern Regions
Community, Regional & Enterprise Development
Creative Arts, Culture and Heritage
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources


Academic Unit: Inquire within your unit

Memorial Deadline: Monday 24th, January 2022

External Deadline: Thursday 27th, January 2022


Since 2007, the Weston Family Awards in Northern Research have provided unparalleled support to young scientists in Canada pursuing research in Canada’s North. Funded by the Weston Family Foundation, these annual awards are some of the most prestigious in the country for students pursuing a master’s degree, a doctoral degree or postdoctoral fellowship. Nearly 300 students have been selected to receive an award since the program’s inception, forming a community of Weston Family Northern Scientists who are at the forefront of northern scholarship and who are helping shape a better future for Canada and the world.

The 2022 awards competition will launch on November 4th, 2021. The deadline to submit an application is January 27, 2022, 5:00 p.m. (EST).

Application guidelines:

All applications should be submitted through the Scholarship Partners Canada (SPC) online portal.

Additional information can be found here.

Funding Sources

Weston Family

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: February 1, 2023