Ruth Northcott Education Fund

Ruth Northcott The Ruth Northcott Education Fund was established in 1970 in memory of Ruth Northcott. The fund helps to support the annual Ruth Northcott Memorial Lecture and the following education-related purposes:

  • The improvement and extension of the publications of the Society
  • The improvement and extension of the library and visual aids of the Society for the benefit of the members of the Society and the many publics served by the Society
  • The fostering of communication and interchange among the members of the Society, thus enhancing members' skills and abilities
  • Assistance in providing accommodation for the Society's education and public outreach undertakings
  • Such other purposes as would generally fall within Professor Northcott's wish to further the study of, and appreciation for, astronomy in Canada by all Canadians.

Photo by Doug Hube.


Thank You - Donors 2018


Bruce Aikenhead
Gary Bunclark
Perry Cash
David Chapman
James Edgar
Victor Gaizauskas
Don Howden
Logan Kameda
Shawn Lee
Asbjorn Olsen
Lauri Roche
Margaret Scorthorne-Brons
David Tremaine
Carl Tubbs
Robert Victor


Christina Barker
Verna McNichol


Randy Attwood
Len Chester
John Percy

$1000 and over

Gordon Williams

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