Royal Society of Canada – 2024 Medals & Awards Call for Nominations

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The Royal Society of Canada (RSC) offers a variety of prestigious medals and awards each year recognizing outstanding achievements of Canadian scholars. In 2024 the following medals and awards are open for competition in the Humanities and Social Sciences:

Medal or AwardAward Focus
Innis-Gérin MedalDistinguished and sustained contribution to the literature of the social sciences
J.B. Tyrrell Historical MedalOutstanding work in the history of Canada
Lorne Pierce MedalAchievement in critical or imaginative literature
Ursula Franklin Award in Gender StudiesFor contributions to furthering our understanding of issues concerning gender
Yvan Allaire Medal
(Medal + $5,000)
Awarded in recognition of an outstanding contribution in the governance of public and private organizations
DeadlineRequired Steps
Thursday, January 25, 2024
Notice of Intent to Nominate (email if you wish to have Western Research support and coordination of your nomination)
Friday, March 15, 2024
Complete nomination submitted to the Royal Society of Canada

Further details about the complete nomination process and required documents will be available on the Western Research website and additional information on the Royal Society of Canada‘s website.

Contact: Interested parties are encouraged to consult with Awards & Distinctions ( in Western Research regarding this award and the nomination processes.
Please contact Karen Kueneman and your ADR if you wish to be nominated.

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