Awards & Distinctions - Opportunities

Upcoming Deadlines

Order of Canada

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

NSERC McDonald Fellowships

$250,000 grants awarded over two years to recognize early-stage academic researchers in the natural sciences and engineering.
June 7, 2021

Early Researcher Awards

Helps promising, recently appointed Ontario researchers build their research teams to improve Ontario’s ability to attract and retain the best and brightest research talent.
June 11, 2021


Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Honours Canada’s medical heroes, aiming to thereby inspire youth to pursue careers in the health sciences.
June 14, 2021 

Killam Prizes

Five unrestricted prizes of $100,000 to provide support to Canadian scholars of exceptional ability who are actively engaged in research of broad significance and widespread interest.
June 30, 2021

Steacie Prizes

$10,000 prize awarded annually to a young scientist or engineer for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada.
June 30, 2021 


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