SFU's YWCA nominees, Education, Training & Development
Three SFU leaders in Education, Training & Development—including Sarah Lubik, Director of Entrepreneurship (above)—have been recognized by the YWCA. learn more →
Public Knowledge Project, SSHRC Connection Award 2016
John Willinsky of the Public Knowledge Project has received a 2016 SSHRC Impact Award, in the Connection Award category. learn more →
Welcome to the Major Awards Office.
Our mission is to assist SFU in gaining recognition for excellence in research through the receipt of prestigious external awards, prizes and honours.
Under the leadership of the Vice-Presidents Academic and Research, and with the assistance of the President's Advisory Committee on Awards, Honours and Prizes, we endeavour to provide assistance and advice with prestigious external award nominations and to foster a culture of recognition throughout the University.
Nominations for these opportunities are already underway. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Internal Call Open
Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research - Jan 13
Manning Innovation Awards - Jan 15
Partners in Research Awards - Jan 23
CUFA BC Distinguished Academics Awards - Jan 30
NSERC John C. Polanyi Award - Mar 1
NSERC Brockhouse Canada Prize - Mar 1
NSERC Herzberg Canada Gold Medal - Mar 1
Royal Society of Canada Medals and Awards - Mar 1
Order of B.C. - Mar 2
Royal Society of Canada College - Mar 8
Canadian Academy of Health Sciences Fellowships - Mar 10
What other opportunities are there?
Learn more about awards, fellowships and honours offered by external agencies.