The rare Charitable Research Reserve has partnered with Cambridge & North Dumfries Community Foundation, Ages Foundation Fund to financially assist students in pursuit of higher education as they tackle important environmental issues. The Research Fellowship & Bursaries will allow students to study in a relatively undisturbed, yet highly accessible site in Waterloo Region. The monetary awards will help ensure successful candidates have the necessary resources to conduct and report on their research at rare. It will also allow the student to give an oral presentation at a conference in their discipline.
Four recipients will be selected through the application process and awards will be given out in the following amounts: one (1) $4,000 award, one (1) $2,000 award, and two (2) $1,000 awards.Eligibility:
- Canadian or International graduate student who will conduct field research on the rare Charitable Research Reserve property between May 2018 and April 2019.
- Research is environment focused, and takes a landscape-scale approach to this year’s theme: