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  The application period for the 2023 Weston Family Awards in Northern Research has now closed. We thank everyone who applied.

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 Objective: Since 2007, the Weston Family Awards in Northern Research have provided unparalleled support to early-career scientists undertaking research in Canada’s North.

Funded by the Weston Family Foundation, these annual awards are some of the most prestigious in the country for students pursuing a master’s degree, doctoral degree or postdoctoral fellowship.Since the awards program’s inception, over 300 early-career scientists have been supported resulting in a community of Weston Family Northern Scientists at the forefront of northern scholarship.