Activities of the Foundation

The main activities of the Foundation include:

  • Providing travel grants to university students from across Canada to attend and make presentations at the annual meeting of the CAES.
  • Providing the Undergraduate Book Prize Award to university students for scholarly work in advancing the discipline of agricultural, food, and resource economics in Canada.
  • Providing several awards to showcase excellence in the discipline of agricultural, food, and resource economics in Canada, including but not limited to the Outstanding Master's Thesis Award, the Outstanding PhD Thesis Award, the Outstanding Journal Article Award, the Publication of Enduring Quality.
  • Holding a workshop on a topic of interest to the profession in the discipline of agricultural, food, and resource economics.