Health Research Foundation (HRF) Medal of Honour

Since its inception in 1945, the Medal of Honour has been awarded to remarkable individuals whose research or contributions to public policies supportive of research and development in Canada have achieved international recognition. All recipients have made pivotal contribution to the advancement of knowledge in the health sciences and/or the improvement of therapeutics healthcare. The award recipient receives $20,000 to donate to the research-based, Canadian academic institution of their choice, along with being presented with the prestigious Medal of Honour at the HRF’s annual awards event.

Eligibility: The nominee’s work/research must have been performed in Canada by a Canadian resident.

Note: If institutional nomination/external expert review is sought (individuals may also nominate candidates outside of the institutional process), please submit a candidate suggestion form by the internal deadline to recommend a candidate to the President’s Advisory Committee on Awards, Honours and Prizes. For more information, please contact awards@sfu.ca.

Agency Website: http://www.hrf-frs.com/en/programs/medal-of-honour

Upcoming Deadlines

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June 21, 2023June 21, 2023 *
16:00:00 16:00:00 America/Vancouver Application Deadline: Health Research Foundation (HRF) Medal of Honour Recognizes remarkable individuals whose research or contributions to public policies supportive of research and development in Canada have achieved international recognition. .
* NOTE: This deadline is an estimate based on previous years, but a confirmed deadline has not yet been published. We will update the deadline when it has been confirmed.
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