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

Royal Society of Canada Fellowships

Election to Canada’s national academy is the highest honour that can be attained by Canadian scholars, researchers, and artists.
December 1, 2017

Trudeau Foundation Fellowships

Valued at $250,000. These Fellowships honour achievements, creativity, and social commitment to the Foundation’s four themes.
December 4, 2017


Gruber Prizes

Honours individuals for groundbreaking work in the fields of cosmology, genetics, and neuroscience. This is a cash prize of $500,000.
December 15, 2017

PIR National Awards

A suite of six prizes recognizing excellence among Canadian researchers, as well as their commitment to promoting their research through public outreach.
January 15, 2018

Gerda Henkel Prizes

Awarded to internationally acclaimed researchers in the four areas supported by the Henkel Foundation. The prize is worth 100,000 euros
January 18, 2017


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