Prestigious awards

Awards Committee

The Waterloo Awards Committee promotes and facilitates the submission of high-quality nominations of Waterloo scholars across all disciplines for prestigious awards and honorific titles.

Upcoming Deadlines

All dates and links are anticipated but may change between now and the final deadline. Please note that many sponsors do not update their websites until 2-3 months before the deadline date. Always double-check sponsor websites before committing to a nomination.

Rolling deadline: Order of Canada

September 30: Wiley Prize in Biomedical Sciences 

October 1: Catalysis Award of the Chemical Institute of Canada 

October 1:Canada Gairdner Wightman Award 

October 3: Johnson & Johnson Women in STEM, Manufacturing & Design (WiSTEM2D Scholars Award Program)

October 31: Blue Planet Prize 

November 1: Molson Prize 

November 1: Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize of the Association for Women in Mathematics 

December 1: The Kavli Prize 

December 2: Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada 

December 2 College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists

December 31: The International Hydrology Prize