Given for exceptional leadership and impact in health research and health research policy, the prize provides a cash award of $35,000 and supports an annual public forum and lecture circuit.
Nomination deadline: January 16, 2015. (More)
The Royal Society of Canada offers various medals and awards recognizing outstanding achievement in a variety of fields. Some include cash prizes.
Nomiantion deadline: March 1, 2015. (More)
The College of New Scholars, Artists, and Scientists in the Royal Society of Canada consists of early-career researchers who have demonstrated a high level of achievement.
Nomiantion deadline: March 9, 2015. (More)
Western researchers have identified a gene that has the potential to wipe out cancer cells in a common form of childhood leukemia. (More)
After a brief frenzy of summertime mating, the Rocky Mountain Apollo is well into winter hibernation in Kananaskis Region, Alberta. (More)
A Western researcher now finds himself at the forefront of a multi-university effort to develop a nationwide flood forecasting system to save lives and property across the country. (More)