Date: 8/13/2012

The National Parks Scholarship Trust is pleased to announce the tenth year of the National Scholarship.

The Trustees are actively seeking scholarship applications. First priority will be given to applicants residing in any of the six communities adjacent to the three Qikiqtani National Parks (Auyuittuq, Quttinirpaaq, and Sirmilik National Parks).

The Trust will present scholastic awards to Inuit under the Nunavut Land Claim Agreement residing in the Qikiqtani Region who have demonstrated a strong commitment to learning and intend on continuing their education. The scholarship is intended for applicants who expect to work in subject areas related to scientific study or management of National Parks.

Application will be handled by Kakivak Association and should be submitted by September 7, 2012.

To request an application form or to make any further inquiries, please contact Joanasie Kanayuk at 1-800-561-0911 or email: