Dr. Jim McDonald Scholarship for Northern Research


Likely in January 2025

Annual Value



Permanent Resident

Degree Level


The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Research (ACUNS), with the support of the family of the late Dr. Jim McDonald, is sponsoring one scholarship valued at $5,000 for Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada currently enrolled in graduate studies in the social sciences and humanities as these pertain to Canada’s north and its inhabitants. Community-based-research, interdisciplinary research and local Indigenous collaboration will be given special consideration, as will those that can demonstrate a specific focus to their project.


Further Information

The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies website has further details about this scholarship opportunity.


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