Council for Advancement & Support of Education Awards (CASE) – Retirement Recognition Award

Deadline: November, March

Level: Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Bi-annual

Description: 

The Retirement Recognition Award is presented to individuals who are about to retire, or who have retired, in the year of nomination.

Eligibility Criteria:

The award is based on length of service with the last 10 or more years in the field (Recognition Award) or 25 or more years (Lifetime Service Award), outstanding leadership in advancement programs, and other activities that may add to this level of recognition.

For More Information: http://www.casetwo.org/services_and_programs/awards/achievement_awards_program.html

Canadian Science and Engineering Hall of Fame

Deadline: Ongoing

Level: Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Canadian Science and Engineering Hall of Fame is a central part of the Innovation Canada exhibition at the Canada Science and Technology Museum. Here, we honour individuals whose outstanding scientific or technological achievements have had long term implications for Canadians.

Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees should meet the following prioritized criteria:
They must have contributed in an exceptional way to the advancement of science and engineering in Canada.
Their work must have brought great benefits to society and their communities as a whole.
They must possess leadership qualities that can serve as an inspiration to young Canadians to pursue careers in science, engineering or technology.

For More Information: http://cstmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/canadian-science-and-engineering-hall-of-fame.php

Canadian Academy of Engineering Fellow

Deadline: October 31

Level: Mid-Career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

Election to the Canadian Academy of Engineering (CAE) is one of the highest professional honours accorded an engineer.
Fellows have distinguished themselves in different sectors including business, academia and government and in different roles such as business management, executive management, technical, and university faculty.
Fellow of the CAE are nominated and elected by their peers (current CAE Fellows) to honorary fellowship in the Academy in view of their distinguished achievements and career-long service to the engineering profession.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must be either a Canadian Citizen or permanent resident for a minimum of three years and have made substantial contributions to engineering in Canada, another country, or globally, with a significant impact on society.
Individuals can not apply for fellowship in the CAE. The procedure for nomination and election of fellowship candidates begins with a search by present Fellows of the CAE for outstanding engineers.

For More Information: http://www.cae-acg.ca/

Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement

Deadline: September 12

Level: Mid-Career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description:

The John and Alice Tyler Prize is awarded for environmental science, health and energy conferring great benefit upon humanity. The Prize is endowed by gifts from the John and Alice Tyler Charitable Trusts and awardees are chosen annually by the Executive Committee. The University of Southern California administers the Tyler Prize.

Eligibility Criteria:

Living individuals or public or private institutions of any nation are eligible for nomination.

For More Information: http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/tylerprize/nominate.html”,“http://www.usc.edu/dept/LAS/tylerprize/nominate.html

NSERC Awards for Science Promotion

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-Career, Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description:

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