Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes

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The prizes


The Canada Council for the Arts Molson Prizes are awarded to two persons – one in the arts and the other in the social sciences and humanities, who have distinguished themselves by their outstanding achievements. The prizes are intended to encourage ongoing contributions to Canada's cultural and intellectual heritage.

These prizes are administered by the Canada Council in collaboration with the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). The winners are chosen by a peer assessment committee, which is appointed jointly by the Canada Council and the SSHRC. 


The nominations must be submitted with the Canada Council by email. For eligibility criteria and further information on these prizes, please consult the guidelines.

If you are interested in being nominated for one of these awards, please contact Dr. Batia Stolar, Associate Vice-President, Research and Graduate Studies, at

External Deadline: 
Saturday, October 5, 2024
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