CCEA-CCAE

The Canadian Council on Ecological Areas (CCEA) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for the 2021 Stan Rowe Home Place Graduate Award.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, MAY 6 2022


The Award is:

  • One cash award of $2,000;
  • Available to Master students in their first year of study only; and,
  • Given to projects having an emphasis on an ecosystem or landscape-based approach to selecting, establishing, or managing protected ecological areas in Canada.

In addition to the cash award, CCEA may:

  • Invite the student to present their work at the CCEA Annual General Meeting;
  • Promote or feature their work in the CCEA newsletter; and/or,
  • Publish their work as a CCEA Occasional Paper.

Applicants should submit (as a single PDF):

  • A cover letter, outlining their research and its relationship to CCEA’s Mission and/or Strategic Framework;
  • A research proposal, no more than 1,500 words (organized under four headings: Introduction, Proposed Methods, Expected Contributions, and Literature Cited);
  • A letter of reference from their supervising professor; and,
  • A current resume.

Applications should be submitted no later than MAY 6, 2022 by e-mail only. The successful student will be advised by JUNE 30 of the status of their application.

Applications should be submitted to:
Dr. Christopher Lemieux
Department of Geography & Environmental Studies, Wilfrid Laurier University
Email: clemieux@wlu.ca

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