Faculty award opportunities

February 2021

Eminence in Research Award (International Society for Reef Studies)

For outstanding body of research by ISRS member over an extended period of time. Deadline: February 15 annually

Darwin Medal (International Society for Reef Studies)

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

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 2021

PICES Ocean Monitoring Service Award (POMA)

For significant contributions to the progress of marine science in the North Pacific through long-term monitoring operations, management of data associated with ocean conditions and/or marine bio-resources in the region. Deadline: MARCH 31, 2020.

PICES Wooster Award

For sustained excellence in research, teaching, administration or a combination of the three in the area of North Pacific marine science. Deadline: MARCH 31, 2020

Miroslaw Romanowski Medal (RSC)

For scientific work relating to environmental problems. Deadline: Deadline: March 31st, 2021 at 8:00pm (Eastern time).

Sir John William Dawson Medal (RSC)

To recognize important contributions of knowledge in multiple domains. Deadline: Deadline: March 31st, 2021 at 8:00pm (Eastern time).

King Faisal International Prize (Science) – King Faisal Foundation

For original scientific research in physics, chemistry, biology and/or mathematics, with major benefits to humanity Deadline: March 31, 2021

Willet G. Miller Medal

For outstanding research in the solid earth sciences and a second in the ocean and atmospheric sciences. Deadline: March 31st, 2022.

April 2021

John C. Polanyi Award – NSERC

A university researcher or team of researchers whose work has led to a recent outstanding Canadian advance in a field of the natural sciences or engineering. Deadline: April 1, 2021

Herzberg Medal – NSERC

For both the sustained excellence and overall influence of a body of work conducted in Canada in the natural sciences or engineering. Deadline: April 1, 2021

Paz Buttedahl Career Achievement Award (CUFA BC)

For sustained outstanding contributions to the community through research or other scholarly activities. Deadline: April 1, 2021

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: April 1, 2021

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: April 1, 2021

President’s Fishery Conservation Award, (AFS)

Given annually, by the American Fisheries Society, to an individual or organization for a singular accomplishment or long-term contributions that advance aquatic resource conservation at a regional or local level. Deadline: April 1, 2021

William E. Ricker Resource Conservation Award (AFS)

Given annually, if warranted, by the American Fisheries Society, to an individual or organization for a singular accomplishment or long-term contributions that advance aquatic resource conservation at a national or international level. Deadline: April 1, 2021

Award for Excellence in Public Outreach (AFS)

Sharing the value of fisheries science/research with the general public through the popular media and other communication channels. Deadline: April 1, 2021

Award of Excellence (AFS)

American Fisheries Society's highest award for scientific achievement is presented to a living AFS member for original and/or outstanding contributions to fisheries and aquatic biology. Deadline: April 1, 2021

Fellows of the Society (AFS)

Members who have made outstanding or meritorious contributions to the diversity of fields that are included in the American Fisheries Society. Deadline: April 1, 2021

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

Albert Einstein World Award of Science (World Cultural Council)

Nominees should be eminent scientists whose achievements can serve as an inspiration for future generations. Deadline: 2022.