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The call for nominations is now closed. Award winners will be announced on September 10, 2024

For reference, instructions for how to submit a nomination can be found in the following guide. 2024 guide.
Click here to view examples. 
Click here to download the nomination form. 

The next RSC Award nomination period will open on January 13, 2025. If you have any questions about our awards or how to submit a nomination, please contact Chris Dragan at

  • Bancroft Award - For instruction and research in the science of geology.
  • Flavelle Medal - For meritorious achievement in biological science.
  • Innis-Gérin Medal - For a distinguished and sustained contribution to the literature of the social sciences.
  • J.B. Tyrrell Historical Medal - For outstanding work in the history of Canada.
  • John L. Synge Award - Outstanding research in any of the branches of the mathematical sciences.
  • Lorne Pierce Medal - For an achievement in critical or imaginative literature.
  • McLaughlin Medal - Important research of sustained excellence in medical science.
  • Michael P. Païdoussis Medal - Recognition of an individual who has made outstanding contributions to research, education and leadership in applied mechanics. 
  • Miroslaw Romanowski Medal - Scientific work relating to environmental problems.
  • Rutherford Memorial Medals - Outstanding research in physics and in chemistry.
  • Ursula Franklin Award in Gender Studies - For contributions to furthering our understanding of issues concerning gender.
  • Willet G. Miller Medal - For outstanding research in earth sciences and ocean & atmospheric sciences.
  • Yvan Allaire Medal - Outstanding contribution in governance of public and private organizations.