NSERC Awards for Science Promotion

Aboriginal Peoples
Arctic and Northern Regions
Community, Regional & Enterprise Development
Creative Arts, Culture and Heritage
Environment, Energy and Natural Resources
Information and Communication Technology
Oceans, Fisheries and Aquaculture
Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: inquire with unit

Memorial Deadline: RIS review not required

External Deadline: Wednesday 15th, November 2023


The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion recognize individuals and groups who are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public.

Science promotion activities with award potential could include:
– organizing science camps, fairs, clubs or mentorship programs with youth organizations
-enhancing equity, diversity and inclusion in existing programming
-creating new learning materials
-sharing best practices for outreach in science and engineering
-developing science and engineering-related co-op programs or job shadowing initiatives
-arranging demonstrations, visits and lectures
-writing books and articles
-creating radio or television programs
-generating public involvement through multimedia programs

See NSERC’s website for more information.

Funding Sources

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC)

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: August 23, 2023