NSERC Awards for Science Promotion

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-Career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual


The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion honour individuals and groups who make an outstanding contribution to the promotion of science in Canada through activities (outside the formal education system) encouraging popular interest in science or developing science abilities.
Two recipients (one individual and one group) may be selected for the awards each year. The individual recipient will receive an award of $10,000. The winning group will be awarded $25,000 to further science promotion activities.

Eligibility Criteria:

Any individual, registered non-profit organization, postsecondary institution, non-federal museum, science centre or company within Canada may be nominated for the award. Posthumous or self-nominations will not be accepted.

For More Information: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Prizes-Prix/SciencePromotion-PromotionScience/index-Index_eng.asp