External Recognition and Awards

This page provides information for faculty on prestigious external awards and prizes that provide researchers with unique opportunities and/or recognize their significant accomplishments.

Agency Programsort descending Deadline
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Brockhouse Canada Prize for Interdisciplinary Research in Science and Engineering Thursday, April 1, 2021
CMC Microsystems Douglas R. Colton award Friday, August 14, 2020
Canada Council Killam Prizes Tuesday, June 30, 2020
Canadian Cancer Research Alliance 2021 CCRA Awards Monday, May 31, 2021
Royal Society of Canada 2021 RSC Medals & Awards Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Arthur B. McDonald Fellowships Monday, June 7, 2021
The Gairdner Foundation Call for Nominations: Canada Gairdner Wightman Award Thursday, October 1, 2020
Canadian Cancer Society CCS 2020 Awards for Excellence in Cancer Research Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation CMHC Gold Roof Award for Housing Research Excellence Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation CMHC Gold Roof Award for Knowledge to Action Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation CMHC North Star Award for Northern or Remote Research Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation CMHC President’s Medal for Outstanding Housing Research Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Canadian Science Policy Centre CSPC 2020 Awards Friday, August 28, 2020
BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Awards Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Gerhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal for Science and Engineering Thursday, April 1, 2021
Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council John C. Polanyi Award Thursday, April 1, 2021
Canada Council Killam Prizes - Call for Nominations Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Making the Shift – Youth Homelessness Social Innovation Lab (MtS) Making the Shift Youth Homelessness Prevention Awards 2021 Wednesday, June 30, 2021
Gairdner Foundation The Canada Gairdner International Awards Thursday, October 1, 2020
Gairdner Foundation The John Dirks Canada Gairdner Global Health Award Thursday, October 1, 2020
Volvo Environment Prize Foundation Volvo Environment Prize Monday, January 10, 2022