Faculty Awards

January 2017

Volvo Environment Prize

One of the scientific world’s most respected environmental prizes. Deadline: January 10, 2017

Paz Buttedahl Career Achievement Award (CUFA BC)

For sustained outstanding contributions to the community through research or other scholarly activities. Deadline: January 29

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: January 29

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: January 29

February 2017

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

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: February 28

March 2017

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

Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies Wall Scholars Research Award

Open to is early to mid-career scholars, as well as senior researchers. Deadline: March 1

Order of British Columbia

Any British Columbian who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, excellence or distinction in any field. Deadline: first Friday in March

April 2017

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

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

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

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: April 15

May 2017

Carl R. Sullivan Fishery Conservation Award (AFS)

For outstanding contributions to the conservation of fishery resources. Deadline: May 15

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