A variety of prestigious medals and awards recognizing outstanding achievements of Canadian researchers. In 2016 several awards and medals are offered in humanities and social sciences, and science and engineering.
Deadline: March 1, 2016 (More)
CAHS Fellowships are among the highest honours in Canadian health science. CAHS recognizes the full breadth of academic health science from fundamental science to social science and population health. Deadline: March 11, 2016 (More)
On February 27, the Canadian funding agencies (CIHR, NSERC, SSHRC) announced a new Tri-Agency Open Access Policy on Publications that requires federally funded peer-reviewed research to be freely accessible within 12 months of publication. (More)
The over-exuberant rush certain males get from trading stocks, inadvertently causing prices to soar thanks to off-the-cuff decision-making, may be hormonal, according to a Western researcher. (More)
While cochlear implants have opened up new worlds for deaf individuals, one Western researcher is looking to bring a balance to adult patients they have not previously experienced. (More)
The Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) has sought the expertise of Surface Science Western (SSW) and the Faculty of Engineering to conduct testing of the bolts from the Nipigon River Bridge. (More)