Research and Innovation Awards of Excellence

Event Date: 
Thursday, March 2, 2023 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm EST
Event Location: 
Lakehead University Faculty Lounge

18th Annual Research and Innovation Week Awards of Excellence

Join us as we honour Lakehead University’s outstanding researchers. We will celebrate the achievements of faculty members, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows as well as the contributions made by our valued research partners and sponsors. We hope to see you there!

List of awards to be presented at this year’s event:

  • Distinguished Researcher Award
  • Research Excellence Awards
  • Research Support Award
  • Building Research Capacity Award
  • Post-Doctoral Fellowship Award
  • Innovation Award
  • Three-Minute Thesis Awards
  • Three-Minute Research Awards
  • Graduate Studies Research Excellence Awards
  • Graduate Student Conference Poster Winners

Photo of Research and Innovation Award of Excellence EventEvent Details:

4:00PM............................Registration and Networking

4:30PM............................Welcome - Awards presentation begins

6:00PM............................Closing Remarks

Complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar

Free on-campus parking



To register, please click here.  Please register by Friday, February 24, 2023.



What is the dress code? Business Casual Attire

Will there be refreshments? There will be complimentary appetizers, non-alcoholic punch, tea & coffee. There will be a CASH bar available.

May I bring a guest? Yes, please feel free to bring a guest. However, we WILL require you to register your guest, as this is a catered event.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Printed tickets are NOT required, we will have a registration manifest at the door.

What are my parking options upon arriving at the Lakehead campus? Please follow the event signage to the parking area upon entering the campus via the Oliver Road and Balmoral Street entrances. Parking is COMPLIMENTARY for this event.

Poster for Research and Innovation Awards of Excellence