Five unrestricted, non-taxable prizes of $100,000 are awarded annually to provide support to established Canadian scholars of exceptional ability who are actively engaged in research of broad significance and widespread interest. Deadline: June 15, 2016 (More)
Prestigious, $250,000 grants awarded to enhance the career development of outstanding, early-career faculty. Six are awarded annually to scientists or engineers with a strong reputation for original research.
Deadline: June 7, 2016 (More)
World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) President Sir Craig Reedie has appointed Western Law professor Richard H. McLaren as the independent person heading an investigation team tasked with probing doping allegations related to 2014 Sochi Olympics. (More)
What began as a conversation between parents at a hockey game could very well lead to the faster detection of a deadly E. coli bacteria, with the potential to drastically improve food safety around the world. (More)
The black-and-white image of a freckled Mary Goss starring from behind an oversized picture book overwhelming her small lap offers a window into the life of the 2-year-old Toronto resident at the turn of the century. (More)