Awards & Distinctions - Opportunities
Recognizes a lifetime of outstanding achievement, dedication to the community, and service to Canada. Any citizen may be appointed.
These awards focus on individuals and groups who are inspirational in the way they promote science to the public.
November 25, 2020
Provides support to Canadian academics who are recognized for their expertise and research in areas important to the Bank.
November 30, 2020
Election to Canada’s national academy is the highest
December 1, 2020
Canada’s first national system of multidisciplinary recognition for the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership. Limited membership term.
December 1, 2020
Awarded to Canadians who have made a significant impact in their respective fields in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, health sciences, and engineering.
January 31, 2021 (anticipated)
- Bank of Canada Fellowships
- BIOTECanada Gold Leaf Awards
- COU John Charles Polanyi Prizes
- Health Research Foundation Medal of Honour
- Killam Prize from the Canada Council for the Arts
- Killam Research Fellowships from the Canada Council for the Arts
- Molson Prizes from the Canada Council for the Arts
- Canada Gairdner Wightman Award
- Canadian Academy of Health Sciences
- Canadian Medical Hall of Fame
- Canadian Science and Engineering Hall of Fame
- Order of Canada
- Order of Ontario
- Partners in Research National Awards
- Prix Galien Canada
- Research Canada Leadership Award
- Royal Society of Canada: Fellowship
- Royal Society of Canada: Medals and Awards
- Royal Society of Canada: Membership in the College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists
- Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences
Please see individual awards for contact information.