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The Awards nomination period is now closed.

For reference, instructions for how to submit a nomination can be found in the following guide. 2023 guide.
Click here to view examples
Click here to download the nomination form
Click here to view the requirements for the Jason Hannah Medal.

Nominations for the RSC's 2023 should have been submitted by email no later than March 31st, 2023 at 8:00pm (Eastern time). 

Alice Wilson Award - To three women of outstanding academic qualifications in the Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences or Science who are entering a career in scholarship or research at the postdoctoral level. (Not open to external nominations).

Henry Marshall Tory Medal - For outstanding research in any branch of astronomy, chemistry, mathematics, physics, or an allied science.

Jason A. Hannah Medal - For an important publication in the history of medicine.

John L. Synge Award - To acknowledge outstanding research in any of the branches of the mathematical sciences.

Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella Award - The Prize in the amount of $1,000 is presented annually to a graduating law student in every law school in Canada who is most likely to positively influence equity and social justice in Canada or globally. (Not open to external nominations – One winner is named from each law school in Canada).

Kitty Newman Award - For outstanding contributions from an emerging scholar in the field of philosophy. (Not open to external nominations).

McLaughlin Medal - For important research of sustained excellence in medical science.

Michael P. Païdoussis Medal - For recognition of an individual who has made outstanding contributions to research, education and leadership in applied mechanics. Solid continuum mechanics, fluid mechanics and fluid-structure interaction are all included.

Miroslaw Romanowski Medal - For scientific work relating to environmental problems.

Pierre Chauveau Medal - For a distinguished contribution to knowledge in the humanities.

Rutherford Memorial Medals - For outstanding research in physics and in chemistry.

Sir John William Dawson Medal - For important contributions of knowledge in multiple domains.

Yvan Allaire Medal - Recognizes an outstanding contribution in governance of public and private organizations. 

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