A book is awarded annually, on the basis of outstanding performance, to a student in final year of the Honours Earth Sciences program at Carleton University. This award was provided by friends and colleagues of Ken North, in recognition of his nineteen years of service as a renouned teacher of Geology at Carleton University, and in particular recognition of his timely and articulate statements that led to careful re-evaluation of Canada’s petroleum reserves. Donors: Friends and colleagues of Dr. North. Endowed 1980.