Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


The award will be given during the ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting 2019. The focus of this award is to recognize Inuit who are making strong efforts towards meaningful Inuit involvement in Arctic research. Inuit partners will recognize one recipient who has shown excellence in the area of Arctic research. Nomation Deadline is October 4, 2019. 


  • The nominee must be 21 years or older
  • Must be of Inuit descent
  • They must have led or assisted with a research project
  • They must be available to travel to Halifax, Nova Scotia to attend the ArcticNet ASM to accept the award

If you would like to nominate someone for this award, please include the following in your nomination package:

  1. Description of why you feel he/she deserves the award including which projects they have led or participated in, for

how long, and what role they played within the research project(s).

  1. Minimum 250 words, maximum 1000 words
  2. A short bio of the nominee that includes a statement of Inuit descent and community of origin
  3. Availability of nominee to attend the upcoming ArcticNet ASM

Letters of recommendation are encouraged

Please send nomination packages to:

Eric Loring
Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami
613-238-8181 x 234
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