External Award Winners

The Office of the Vice-President Research & Innovation congratulates faculty members who have recently been awarded external prizes for outstanding research.

You can also view a listing of recent internal award recipients.  

To see recipients of major external teaching awards, visit the VP Academic and Provost website.

Winning Scholarship 2018, A Five-year Review

Major Research Awards & Honours

Please note that we are currently in the process of updating this list.
The Order of Canada - the Governor General of Canada
Fellows - The Royal Society of London
Sir John William Dawson Medal – The Royal Society of Canada
J.B. Tyrrell Historical Medal – The Royal Society of Canada
McLaughlin Medal – The Royal Society of Canada
Rutherford Memorial Medal in Chemistry – The Royal Society of Canada
Rutherford Memorial Medal in Physics – The Royal Society of Canada
Fellows – The Royal Society of Canada
College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists – The Royal Society of Canada
Fellows – Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation
Fellows – The Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS)
Inductees – The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame
Canada Gairdner Wightman Award – Gairdner Foundation
E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowships – Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
Fellows – National Academy of Sciences
Fellow – John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Fellows – Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Fellows – American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
The Prix Galien – Prix Galien Canada
Fellows – American Academy of Arts and Sciences
Fellows – American Academy of Nursing
Fellows – Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Foreign Fellow – Indian National Academy of Engineering
Humboldt Research Award – Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Killam Fellowships – Canada Council for the Arts
Killam Prize – Canada Council for the Arts
Konrad Adenauer Research Prize – The Royal Society of Canada, the University of Toronto, and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Fellows – John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
Connection Award – Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
Gold Medal – Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)
Synergy Award for Innovation – Natural Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
Manning Innovation Award – Ernest C. Manning Awards Foundation
Blue Planet Award for Sustainability – Asahi Glass Foundation
Volvo Environment Prize – Volvo Environment Prize Foundation
Breakthrough Prize – Breakthrough Prize Foundation