Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research

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


Academic Unit:

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.


Funding Sources

This opportunity was posted by: SIRI

Last modified: May 16, 2019