Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research
Memorial Deadline: Friday 1st, November 2019
External Deadline: Friday 31st, January 2020
Nominators are advised to contact Ellen Steinhauer , Manager, Awards and Honours, SIRI, for information on this program, if they are interested in these competitions.
The Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement 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.
The recipient will join a distinguished cohort deserving of recognition for their
significant contribution and broad impact on the northern natural science
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 available for travel and research expenses as well as First Nations
and Inuit engagement.