John W. Davies Memorial Award
One award of $3,000 is offered by the Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Arctic Section in memory of John W. Davies, a former Chairman of the Artcic 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. Specifically the research may be in the areas of:
- marine transportation,
- development of offshore resources,
- eco-systems interaction with development of Arctic/cold ocean resources,
- climate change impact in marine cold regions, or
- special areas of research for Arctic/cold ocean environments.