About the award
The Lake Winnipeg Foundation’s annual Alexander Bajkov Award is named in honour of the pioneering researcher of Lake Winnipeg.
The award recognizes individuals who exemplify Dr. Bajkov’s dedication to the understanding of Lake Winnipeg, and who demonstrate outstanding efforts to protect and restore the lake and its watershed.
Nominees will have contributed to Lake Winnipeg in the fields of science, art, environmental stewardship, education and/or advocacy. Nominations are considered by an independent panel of judges and announcement of the award recipient in made in the spring.
Many people have given much of their personal and professional lives to help the lake. Please consider nominating one of them for the 2013 Alexander Bajkov Award. Nominations are invited from members of the Lake Winnipeg Foundation, scientific, academic and arts communities, and the general public.
Downloadable 2013 Alexander Bajkov Award nomination form available here.