Category Archives: ACUNS

Inaugural Recipient of the Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research

The inaugural recipient of the Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research is Dr. Serge Payette. Dr. Payette found his passion for the north in 1966, after spending time in the arctic as a student. In 1969 he … Continue reading

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2011-2012 CNST Awards Recipients

Congratulations to the 2011-2012 Canadian Northern Studies Trust (CNST) Award Recipients !! For the list of recipients and their projects please click here: Award Recipients 2011-2012 Photo credit: Peter Fast  

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Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research

The competition for the Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research is now closed. The recipient of the Prize will be announced in the fall, 2015.

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Northern Research to be recognized with annual $50,000 Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research

The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS) is pleased to announce the launch of an annual $50,000 prize for lifetime achievement in northern natural science research, initiated and generously supported by The W. Garfield Weston Foundation.  The Weston … Continue reading

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Winners of 2010 ACUNS photo contest

Thank you to all who submitted photos to our contest! We received many incredible shots from across the country. They will be proudly featured on our new website and in upcoming publications. Congratulations to the 2010 ACUNS photo contest winners, Brendan O’Neill and Daniel … Continue reading

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