Awards


Canadian Permafrost Association Awards


The CPA recognizes excellence in its members through a number of prestigious awards. These awards are dispersed at Canadian Permafrost Conferences and include several student bursaries.



Hugh M. French Award                          

Recognizes outstanding contributions to permafrost science and/or periglacial geomorphology over a career.               

Mackay Lecture


This lecture, named in honour of Canada’s pre-eminent permafrost expert, the late Professor J. Ross Mackay, is given at each Canadian Permafrost Conference.



Student Bursaries



Bursaries to encourage participation by students at select permafrost conferences.