rare RBC Graduate Scholarship in Water Research

NOTE: The deadline for this award has passed (April 20, 2018)

Award Quick Look

Deadline: Friday, April 20, 2018

Amount: 4,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • International
  • Permanent Resident


  • School of Graduate Studies
  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science

The rare Charitable Research Reserve has partnered with the RBC Blue Water Project to financially assist students in pursuit of higher education as they tackle important water-related issues. The Scholarship will allow students to study in a relatively undisturbed, yet highly accessible site. The monetary award will help ensure successful candidates have the necessary resources to conduct and report on their research at rare. It will also allow the student to give an oral presentation at a conference in their discipline.


  • Internal: April 20
  • Agency: April 23, 5pm EST


  • Canadian or International graduate student who will conduct field research on the rare Charitable Research Reserve property between May 2017 and April 2018.
  • Research is water-related, and could include, but is not limited to, research in aquatic biodiversity, climate change, drought, hydrology, rivers, wetlands, riparian zones, groundwater, impacts of agriculture, industry, urbanization on water quality, water management issues.

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