Killam Research Fellowships provide support to scholars of exceptional ability who are engaged in research projects of broad significance and widespread interest in humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences or engineering. Deadline: May 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)
Research led by Western neurosurgeon Dr. Stephen Lownie looks to offer fellow doctors precious time when saving a life – perhaps doubling or tripling treatment time for patients who suffered an aneurysm or stroke. (More)
Do you want to know what Western is up to in Brazil or Chile? How about Denmark, Kenya or Madagascar? (More)
With graceful strides across the finish line and a smile breaking across her face, South African 800m runner Caster Semenya raised a finger to the air to signal she won the race for herself and her country, having no idea of the media firestorm about to hit her. (More)