Faculty award opportunities

June 2018

Outstanding Group Achievement Award (AIFRB)

For a group that has made significant contributions to the advancement of fisheries science in North America. Deadline: June 1

Outstanding Individual Achievement Award (AIFRB)

For individual who has made significant contributions to the advancement of fisheries science in North America. Deadline: June 1

Clark Hubbs Research Award (AIFRB)

To support travel expenses associated with professional development. Deadline: Applications are due June 15 annually

Frontiers of Knowledge Award (BBVA)

Recognize fundamental contributions in a broad array of areas of scientific knowledge, technology, and humanities and artistic creation. Deadline: June 28, 2018

Newcomb Cleveland prize (AAAS)

Awarded to the author(s) of an outstanding paper published in the Research Articles or Reports sections of Science. Deadline: June 30, 2018

July 2018

Science & SciLifeLab Prize for Young Scientists (Science/AAAS)

For young scientist with outstanding science research for which he/she was awarded a doctoral degree in the previous two years. Deadline: July 15, 2018

August 2018

Mentor Awards (AAAS)

Recognizes individuals who during their careers demonstrate extraordinary leadership to increase the participation of underrepresented groups in science and engineering fields and careers. Deadline: August 1, 2018

Award for Science Diplomacy (AAAS)

Recognizes an individual in the scientific and engineering or foreign affairs communities making an outstanding contribution to furthering science diplomacy Deadline: August 1, 2018

Early Career Award for Public Engagement with Science (AAAS)

Recognizes early-career scientists and engineers who demonstrate excellence in their contribution to public engagement with science activities. Deadline: August 1, 2018

Award for Public Engagement with Science (AAAS)

Recognizes scientists and engineers who make outstanding contributions to the "popularization of science." Deadline: August 1, 2018

Robert Peters Award – Society of Canadian Limnologists

Best aquatic sciences paper published in the preceding year by a Canadian student or a student working in Canada. Deadline: Nomination submission deadline set for the last Friday in August.

Frank Rigler Award – Society of Canadian Limnologists

To recognize and honour major achievements in the field of limnology by Canadians or those working in Canada Deadline: Nomination submission deadline set for the last Friday in August.

September 2018

Killam Faculty Research Fellowships (UBC)

For promising faculty members to devote full time to research & study in their field during a recognized study leave. Deadline: September 15, 2017

President’s Award for Public Education through Media (UBC)

Recognizes faculty member who excelled at sharing research expertise via the news media. Deadline: September 15, 2017

Sloan Research Fellowship

For recent junior tenure track faculty (PhDs awarded on or after September 1, 2011). Deadline: September 15, 2017

Stockholm Water Prize

The prize has been established to honour outstanding achievements in the sustainable use and protection of the world’s water resources. Deadline: September 18, 2017

Killam Awards for Excellence in Mentoring (UBC)

To recognize outstanding mentorship of numerous graduate students. One award will be on the mid-career category, another for the senior category. Deadline: Friday, September 22, 2017

Year-round nominations

Order of Canada

The Order of Canada recognizes outstanding achievement, dedication to the community and service to the nation. Deadline: Submissions can be made at any time