Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


APECS Canada is now accepting submissions for the 2024 Arctic Science to Art (AS2A) contest! Are you an early-career researcher, student or northern research assistant working in the Canadian Arctic?

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Enter ourAS2A contest for a chance to collaborate with this year’s science communication artist Madeleine-Zoé Corbeil-Robitaille to create a comic strip about your research. For this third edition of the AS2A contest, APECS Canada is partnering with ArcticNet and the Arctic Research Foundation (ARF). In addition to creating the comic strip, the contest winner will also have a chance to have their research and comic featured on ArcticNet's blog or podcast Arctic Minded, as well as in the ARF's blog Arctic Focus.

To enter this contest, please submit:

  • A 100-word plain language summary of your northern research;
  • Answers to all questions in the application form;
  • Include a photo of your research.

The deadline for submissions is July 24, 2024 at 11:59pm EST. Stay tuned on our social media platforms for more details! Please note, only Canadian researchers are eligible to apply.

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