The Canadian Permafrost Association (CPA) funded two bursaries to encourage student participation in the 12th International Conference on Permafrost, which took place in Lanzhou, China from June 22-26, 2020. Two bursaries of $250 were awarded, one for a student presenting on a scientific subject, and one for a student presenting on an engineering subject.
The Canadian Permafrost Association (CPA) and the Canadian National Committee for the International Permafrost Association (CNC-IPA) jointly funded up to 20 bursaries to encourage participation by students in the 18th International Conference on Cold Regions Engineering / 8th Canadian Permafrost Conference in Québec City from August 18-22, 2019.
The awards were ranked based on the quality and originality of the abstract and the contribution of the student to it. Applications were judged by a committee with members drawn from the CPA, CNC-IPA and PYRN North America. To learn more about the winners click here.