Jim Noble Nunavut Wildlife Management Board Scholarship
The Nunavut Wildlife Management Board (NWMB) initiated the Jim Noble Nunavut Wildlife Management Board Scholarship in the summer of 2015.
The annual $10,000.00 scholarship is split between two (2) successful applicants ($5,000.00 each) and is designed to assist students from Nunavut in obtaining an education in wildlife, wildlife management or the application of Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit in wildlife management, which will then be applied to future work in Nunavut.
Criteria for Eligibility:
1. Applicant must be entering or continuing with, post-secondary education that goes towards a degree, diploma or certificate in wildlife, wildlife management or the application of Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit in wildlife management in Nunavut.
2. Applicant must currently be a resident of Nunavut and have resided in the territory for at least the past two (2) years.
3. The applicant must demonstrate a minimum academic achievement of 65% overall academic record.
The deadline for submitting the application for 2019 is September 13, 2019.
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2020 Recipients of the Jim Noble Scholarship
2019 Recipients of the Jim Noble Scholarship
2018 Recipients of the Jim Noble Scholarship
2017 Recipients of the Jim Noble Scholarship
2016 Recipients of the Jim Noble Scholarship
2015 Recipients of the Jim Noble Scholarship
Conservation Education Program Resources
The Conservation Education Program has produced numerous resources, both independently and in cooperation with our co-management partners and other agencies. In this section you will find a sample of these resources that are available for download and use by you or your organization to promote conservation initiatives related to the NWMB’s wildlife management functions.
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NWMB Wildlife Conservation Education Program
The NWMB’s main purpose for the establishment of a Wildlife Conservation Education Program is to establish an in-house program to undertake initiatives that are of direct interest to the NWMB to assist the Board in carrying out its wildlife management roles and responsibilities as per the Nunavut Agreement.
Conservation Education initiatives will be:
- Restricted to projects and initiatives that are developed and led by the NWMB;
- Focused on conservation initiatives related to the NWMB’s wildlife management functions;
- Conducted in a manner that involves Inuit and co-management partners in its development and application; and
- Administered in the most cost- and time-efficient manner.
For the fiscal year 2014-2015, the NWMB will pursue the following initiatives for its Conservation Education Program:
- Biweekly Wildlife Trivia Contest on the NWMB website;
- Activity Book
- All-Terrain Vehicles Impacts and Mitigation Poster
- Science and Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit Wildlife Facts Playing Cards