Professor Fikret Berkes, Tier I Canada Research Chair in Community-Based Resource Management, has established the Berkes Graduate Scholarship in Community-based Research. This annually funded scholarship will provide support towards degree-related field research and related expenses (including travel, food, housing, and to return research findings to the research host community); an opportunity to train in methods for community-based research, including community-based resource and environmental management, conservation and planning; and an opportunity to engage in outreach training, and to translate results into communication to communities, public audiences, and policy-makers through written, visual, oral and/or multimedia means.
Number of Awards and Value: one at $3,000
Deadline: January 29, 2016
COMPLETED APPLICATION FORMS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED TO THE FACULTY OF ENVIRONMENT, EARTH, AND RESOURCES DEAN’S OFFICE , 440 WALLACE BUILDING.