Canadian Arctic Research Expedition (CAN-ARX)

Canadian Arctic Research Expedition (CAN-ARX)

Are you a student interested in:
➢ Planetary science (including astrobiology, remote sensing)
➢ Atmospheric science
➢ Resource utilization & food production
➢ Remote healthcare
➢ Analogue studies

You should apply for CAN-ARX!


SEDS-Canada’s goal is to train the next generation of Canadian scientists and engineers through space-related opportunities and experiences for students. Canadian Arctic Research Expedition (CAN-ARX) is Canada’s only competition for post-secondary students to design an experiment for Canada’s Arctic. The CAN-ARX challenge is designed to be a real-world opportunity for students to conduct meaningful scientific research in Canada’s arctic. Canada’s Arctic provides a unique environment for planetary science, space science, and instrumentation experiments.


Deadline to apply: July 18th 2021, 11:59 p.m. (EST)

The application process is different depending on if you are a team of students, a student living in the North, or an individual student working on a human health/physiology study.

For more information and the application process, visit our website. For any questions, please contact us at

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