Margaret Skeel Graduate Student Scholarship

In the fields of ecology, wildlife management, biology, environmental studies including social science applied to marketing conservation and sustainable use of natural resources

A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded in 2017 to assist a graduate student attending a post-secondary institution in Saskatchewan.

This scholarship must be applied to tuition and associated costs at the named institution.

The Nature Saskatchewan Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing studies in a field that complements the goals of Nature Saskatchewan. Nature Saskatchewan promotes appreciation and understanding of our natural environment, and supports research to protect and conserve natural ecosystems and their biodiversity. We work for sustainable use of Saskatchewan's natural heritage, ensuring survival of all native species and representative natural areas, as well as maintenance of healthy and diverse wildlife populations throughout the province. We aim to educate and to stimulate research to increase knowledge of all aspects of the natural world. Research that will contribute to resolving current conservation problems have a special priority. Contact our office by email or phone 780-9273 (in Regina) or 1-800-667-4668 (SK only).

Application Guidelines:

  • An updated resume with a cover letter
  • Letter of References are optional
  • A full description of your present  and/or proposed research
  • A transcript of the undergraduate and graduate courses completed so far and thoses currently enrolled in
  • An indication of what other source(s) of funding  you hope to rely on to complete your studies

Application Deadline: February 28, 2017

Please submit your completed application to the Scholarship Committee: or Nature Saskatchewan, 206-1860 Lorne Street, Regina, SK S4P 2L7