Office of the Vice-President (Research)

Internal Honours and Prizes

The Office of the Vice-President (Research) administers the following internal research awards:

J. Gordin Kaplan Award for Excellence in Research

Field: Sciences or Engineering; Social Sciences, Humanities, Fine Arts, Education, and Law
Value: Two awards ($5,000 each) and plaque of recognition
Deadline: To be announced
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Martha Cook Piper Research Prize

Field: Sciences or Engineering; Social Sciences, Humanities, Fine Arts, Education, and Law
Value: Two awards ($3,000 each) and commemorative plaque
Deadline: To be announced
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Killam Accelerator Award
Field:
Early career faculty members who are within 6 years of having taken up their first tenure track appointment
Value: 
$75,000 per year, for 3 years
Deadline:
To be announced
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Killam Annual Professorships
Field: Open
Value: Maximum of eight awards ($3,500 each) and a plaque
Deadline: February 7, 2020 at 4:30 pm
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Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award
Field: Early career in Business, Engineering, Science
Value: One award at $10,000 
Deadline: February 7, 2020 at 4:30 pm
Submit applications to the Dean's Office of the appropriate faculty
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