Kavik-AXYS: Local Ownership, Environmental Services, Proactive Consultation

Environmental Scholarships

One scholarship is for an Inuvialuit student and one is for a Gwich'in student. The two (2) scholarships will be awarded to suitable candidates each year.


To be eligible for this scholarship, individuals must be beneficiaries of the Inuvialuit Final Agreement and the Gwich'in Settlement Agreement, and must be attending a recognized university, college, or technical institute in pursuit of a post-secondary degree in environmental sciences. Candidates must have completed or be completing their Grade 12 diploma.

Environmental studies include:

  • Ecological sciences (air, biology, botany, climatology, geology, hydrogeology, hydrology, oceanography, soil sciences, zoology)
  • Heritage resources (archeology, paleontology)
  • Environmental chemistry and toxicology
  • Land use and resource planning
  • Geographic information systems and computer modeling


Applications must include:

  • A statement of the career goals of the applicant
  • A personal resume of the applicant
  • Two letters reference, one of which must be from a secondary school teacher who is familiar with the student
  • Documentation of acceptance in a post-secondary program for environmental studies

Please send your application to:

Kavik-AXYS Inc.
Environmental Scholarships
P.O. Box 2320
Inuvik, NT X0E 0T0Back to top

If you would like further information about the scholarships or the application process, please don't hesitate to contact our office at 867-777–4548.

Office:  PO Box 2320 • Inuvik, Northwest Territories, Canada • X0E 0T0 • Phone: 867-777-4548 • Fax: 867-777-4925