John W. Davies Memorial Award

The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Arctic Section


Grant amount: C $3,000

Anticipated deadline: Jul 5, 2019 11:00pm PDT

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Canada, Alaska

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Overview:

The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Arctic Section is pleased to offer a scholarship award of C$3000 in memory of John W. Davies, a former Chair of the Section. 

The competition is open to any full time graduate student at a recognized University in Canada or the US State of Alaska whose research will assist in providing solutions to problems encountered in the Arctic or in cold ocean environments. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be full-time graduate students at a recognized University in Canada or the US State of Alaska.
  • The students' research focus must involve providing solutions to problems encountered in the Arctic or in cold ocean environments. Specifically the research may be in the areas of: 
    • marine transportation, 
    • exploitation of offshore resources, 
    • eco-systems that impact or may impact the exploitation of Arctic/cold ocean resources, or 
    • special areas of research for Arctic/cold ocean environments.