Council of Universities awards applications available
Dec 2, 2013
Applications are now available for three Council of Ontario Universities Awards: the Autism Scholars Awards, the John Charles Polanyi Prizes and the Ontario Women’s Health Scholars Award. Deadline for applications for all three awards is December 2, 2013.
The Autism Scholars Awards has been established to ensure that Ontario attracts and retains pre-eminent scholars. The community of autism scholars fostered by this Awards Program will excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge concerning child autism, and its translation into improved health for children, more effective services and products for children with autism, and increase the province’s capacity in diagnosis and assessment of autism and a strengthened treatment system.
Master's Awards are valued at $18,000 each and Doctoral Awards are valued at $20,000 each.
For more information, visit the FGS web page for the Autism Scholars Award.
The John Charles Polanyi Prizes was established by the Province of Ontario to honour the 1986 Nobel Prize recipient for Chemistry. The fund provides for up to five prizes annually to outstanding researchers in the early stages of their career who are continuing to post-doctoral studies or have recently started a faculty appointment at an Ontario university.
The awards are valued at $20,000 each.
For more information, visit the FGS web page for the John Charles Polanyi Prizes.
The Ontario Women's Health Scholar Award is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long–Term Care, a Scholar Awards Program in Women’s Health has been established to ensure that Ontario attracts and retains pre–eminent women’s health scholars. The community of women’s health scholars fostered by this Awards Program will excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge about women’s health and its translation into improved health for women, more effective health services and products for women, and a strengthened health care system.
Up to three awards will be made at each of the Master's and Doctoral levels and two awards at the postdoctoral level.
- Master’s Awards — $18,000 plus $1,000 research allowance
- Doctoral Awards — $20,000 plus $2,000 research allowance
- Postdoctoral Awards - $40,000 plus $5,000 research allowance
For more information, visit the FGS web page for the Ontario Women's Health Scholars Award.
|Sponsor:||Office of the Dean, Faculty of Graduate Studies|
|Posted by:||Melissa Dalgleish|