Faculty award opportunities

January 2019

Volvo Environment Prize

One of the scientific world’s most respected environmental prizes. Deadline: January 10th, 2019

Eminence in Research Award (International Society for Reef Studies)

For outstanding body of research by ISRS member over an extended period of time. Deadline: January 15, 2019

Darwin Medal (International Society for Reef Studies)

For major scientific contributions of a senior ISRS member, throughout their career. Deadline: January 15, 2019

Croonian Medal and Lecture (Royal Society of London)

This prize lecture is the premier lecture in the biological sciences and is delivered annually at the Royal Society in London. Deadline: 15:00 GMT on 28 January 2019

Copley Medal (Royal Society of London)

For outstanding achievements in research in any branch of science, though it alternates between the physical and biological sciences (odd and even years respectively). Deadline: 15:00 GMT on 28 January 2019

February 2019

Paz Buttedahl Career Achievement Award (CUFA BC)

For sustained outstanding contributions to the community through research or other scholarly activities. Deadline: February 1, 2019

Early in Career Award (CUFA BC)

The Early in Career Award recognizes outstanding contributions made by scholars at relatively early stages in their careers. Deadline: February 1, 2019

Ehor Boyanowsky Academic of the Year Award (CUFA BC)

Recognizes a specific and recent outstanding contribution to the community through research or other scholarly activity by an individual/group at any stage of their career. Deadline: February 1, 2019

Fulbright Arctic Initiative

Early or mid-career academics, applied researchers and/or professionals with research experience in the public, non-profit, or private sector Deadline: February

March 2019

Miroslaw Romanowski Medal (RSC)

For scientific work relating to environmental problems. Deadline: March 1

Sir John William Dawson Medal (RSC)

To recognize important contributions of knowledge in multiple domains. Deadline: March 1

Edward T. LaRoe III Memorial Award (Society for Conservation Biology)

For a leader in translating principles of conservation biology into real-world conservation Deadline: March 15

EWR Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences

For a scientist or engineer of 40 years of age or less for outstanding scientific research carried out in Canada. UBC Deadline: March 28, 2018

Timothy R. Parsons Medal (DFO Canada)

Awarded for distinguished accomplishments in multidisciplinary facets of ocean sciences while working for Canadian Institutions or for the benefit of Canadian science. Deadline: March 31

A.G. Huntsman Award (Royal Society of Canada)

To recognize excellence of research and outstanding contributions to marine sciences by marine scientists near the midpoint of their careers. Deadline: March 31

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