The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies is now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 ACUNS awards program.  We are pleased to offer several scholarships from Polar Knowledge Canada including the Northern Resident Award for students enrolled in a college or undergraduate program whose studies involve a northern community and have a commitment to the North.

With the application deadline of January 31 on the horizon, we hope you will encourage your students and colleagues to apply now to these exceptional awards:

POLAR Knowledge Canada Scholarship, $10,000

POLAR Northern Resident Scholarship (graduate), $10,000, 4 awards available

POLAR Northern Resident Award (northern college and university undergraduate), $5,000, 8 awards available

Canadian Northern Studies Trust (CNST) Scholarship, $10,000

Dr. Jim McDonald Scholarship, $5,000

Gunther Abrahamson Research and Management Award, $1,500 – $5,000

Arctic Co-operatives Award, $2,500

Research Support Opportunity in Arctic Environmental Studies

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If you have any questions about our awards guidelines, please don’t hesitate to give our office a call.  You can also find more details about all our awards and scholarships on the ACUNS website:

Thank you.