Media Advisory/Invitation: Renowned Canadian Scientist to Receive Lifetime Achievement Award

VANCOUVER, Dec. 7, 2015 /CNW/ - The W. Garfield Weston Foundation will announce the recipient of their annual Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research this week in Vancouver. The $50,000 prize will be presented at ArcticNet's 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting, the largest annual Arctic research gathering in Canada.

WHAT:                 

Presentation of The Weston Family Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Northern Research




Opportunity to interview the recipient of this year's $50,000 prize, as well as:




Geordie Dalglish and Garfield Mitchell, Directors of The W. Garfield Weston Foundation



DATE:                   

December 9, 2015



TIME:                   

Award presentation will start at 9:30 a.m. PST



WHERE:               

The Westin Bayshore, 1601 Bayshore Drive, Vancouver



RSVP:                   

Caillin Katnich, Kirk & Co., 778-988-6180, caillinkatnich@kirkandco.ca

SOURCE The W. Garfield Weston Foundation

For further information: Caillin Katnich, Kirk & Co., 778-988-6180, caillinkatnich@kirkandco.ca


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