Scholarships and Awards

External Award: 2017 John W. Davies Memorial Award

March 28, 2017
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2017 JOHN W. DAVIES MEMORIAL AWARD

The Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers, Arctic Section is pleased to offer two scholarship awards of C$3000 each in memory of John W. Davies, a former Chair of the 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:

  1. marine transportation
  2. exploitation of offshore resources
  3. eco-systems that impact or may impact the exploitation of Arctic/cold ocean resources
  4. special areas of research for Arctic/cold ocean environments. 

For full award details, including application requirements, click here.

Application deadline is midnight (MST), June 30, 2017.

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