Research Western

Awards & Distinctions - Opportunities

Upcoming Deadlines

Order of Canda

Recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and service to the nation. Any Canadian citizen may be appointed to the Order.
Deadline: Rolling

J&J WiSTEM²D Scholars Award Program

Aims to fuel development of female leaders in each of the STEM2D disciplines: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Manufacturing, and Design.
September 28, 2017

Guggenheim Fellowships

For individuals who have already demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or creative ability in the arts. The amounts vary.
September 15, 2017


Wiley Prize

A $35,000 prize for breakthrough research in pure or applied life sciences that honours research that is distinguished by its originality, and impact on the understanding of biological systems and processes.
September 19, 2017

Canada Gairdner Wightman Award

Awarded annually to a senior level Canadian researcher who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in medicine and medical science in Canada.
September 19, 2017

Heineken Prizes

Worth $200,000 each awarded every other year to five internationally renowned scientists and scholars.  They are intended explicitly for scientists and scholars who are currently active in their field
October 15, 2017


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