Richard Leitch Bursary

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Deadline: Saturday, May 25, 2024

Amount: Up to $5,000

Student Status: Full Time

Type: External


  • Canadian
  • Permanent Resident


  • Doctor of Philosophy
  • Master of Science


  • School of Graduate Studies

The purpose of the Richard Leitch Memorial Graduate Research Bursary is to provide financial assistance, based on financial need and academic performance, to gradate students who are Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada's North and engaged in environmental research. The definition of "Canada's North" is defined as Yukon, the Northwest Territories, and the Nunavut. 

Value: Up to a maximum of $5,000

Deadline: May 25


Applicants must be:

  • Graduate students enrolled in an accredited Canadian college or university that is recognized by the Canadian Wildlife Foundation
  • Canadian citizens, or permanent residents who are pursuing research at a Canadian college or university

For more information, visit the Canadian Wildlife Federation