York President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards

Deadline: February 7

Level: Early-career, Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The President’s University-Wide Teaching Awards (UWTA) honour those individuals who, through innovation and commitment, have significantly enhanced the quality of learning for York students.

Eligibility Criteria:

There are 4 categories:
a. Full-Time tenured faculty with 10 or more years full-time teaching experience
b. Full-Time faculty (tenured/tenure-stream/CLA) with less than 10 years teaching experience
c. Contract and adjunct faculty
d. Teaching assistants

For More Information: http://yfile.news.yorku.ca/2014/01/06/call-for-nominations-for-the-presidents-university-wide-teaching-awards-6/

York University Faculty of Graduate Studies’ Teaching Award

Deadline: November 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada, York University

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Faculty of Graduate Studies’ Teaching Award is bestowed annually on a member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies who has displayed substantial, significant and sustained excellence, commitment and enthusiasm to the multifaceted aspects of teaching at the graduate level at York.
The award recognizes teaching and supervisory excellence. Other elements which are taken into consideration include scholarly, professional and teaching development and initiatives in graduate program and curriculum development.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must be a member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
The nominator may be any member of the Faculty of Graduate Studies, including regular or adjunct faculty, graduate students or staff.

For More Information: http://gradstudies.yorku.ca/faculty-staff/academic-affairs/teaching-award/

Royal Society of Chemistry (UK) Fellow

Deadline: Ongoing

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Ongoing

Description: 

For experienced professionals in the related fields of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering

Eligibility Criteria:

Individuals with more than 5 years of professional experience are eligible.

For More Information: http://www.rsc.org/membership-and-community/join/#undefined

L’ORÉAL-UNESCO for Women in Science International Awards

Deadline: Ongoing

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

Created in 1998, the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science International Awards program identifies and supports eminent women in science throughout the world. Each year, five Awards Laureates are recognized for their contributions to the advancement of science, in Life or Physical Sciences in alternating years.

Eligibility Criteria:

Female candidates are eligible.

For More Information: http://www.fwis.fr/en/awards

Partners in Research National Award – Engineering Ambassador Award

Deadline: January 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The PIR Engineering Ambassador Award recognizes a Canadian researcher, his or her outstanding body of work over a period of time which has contributed to the field of engineering, and their promotion of this research to the Canadian public.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Canadian researchers

For More Information: http://www.pirweb.org/pir/en/engineering-research-excellence-award/

Partners in Research National Award – Technology Ambassador Award

Deadline: January 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The PIR Technology Ambassador Award recognizes a Canadian researcher, his or her outstanding body of work over a period of time which has contributed to the field of technology, and their promotion of this research to the Canadian public.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Canadian researchers

For More Information: http://www.pirweb.org/pir/en/technology-reseach-excellence-award/

The Japan Prize

Deadline: February 28

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Japan Prize is awarded annually to scientists and engineers from around the world who have made significant contributions to the advancement of science and technology, thereby furthering the cause of peace and prosperity of mankind.

Each year two fields of scientific endeavor are honored. The Japan Prize laureates receive a certificate of merit and a prize medal. A cash prize of 50 million yen is also awarded for each prize field.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Any individual

For More Information: http://www.japanprize.jp/en/index.html

Harvey Prize

Deadline: February 7

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Harvey Prize rewards excellence by recognizing breakthroughs in science and technology. The monetary Prize is a banner of recognition for men and women who have truly contributed to the progress of humanity.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Any individual

For More Information: http://harveypz.net.technion.ac.il/

IEEE Education Society – Achievement in Education – Mac Van Valkenburg Early Career Teaching Award

Deadline: April 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

Recognizes members of the IEEE Education Society who have made outstanding contributions to teaching unusually early in their professional careers, as evidenced by teaching performance, development of new teaching methods, and curricular innovation in fields of interest to the IEEE Education Society.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: IEEE Education Society members. Nominations are evaluated on the basis of the candidates statement of teaching philosophy and practice, letters of support from students and peers, and student evaluations.

For More Information: http://www.ewh.ieee.org/soc/es/esawards.html

IEEE Education Society – Achievement in Education – Edwin C. Jones Jr. Meritorious Service Award

Deadline: April 15

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

given to a member of the IEEE Education Society to recognize pioneering contributions to the administrative efforts of the Society over a period of years, as evidenced by dedication, effort, and contributions.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: IEEE Education Society members.

For More Information: http://www.ewh.ieee.org/soc/es/esawards.html