PIR National Awards

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Nominations Descriptions   Nomination Form    2019 Award Recipients     Past Award Recipients 

Nominations for the 2020 PIR National Awards Open Dec 3, 2019 – Deadline Jan 31, 2020

Biomedical Science Ambassador Award

Science Ambassador Award

Technology and Engineering Ambassador Award

Dr. Jonathan Borwein Mathematics Ambassador Award

Ronald G. Calhoun Science Ambassador Award

Young Ambassador Award 

2019 PIR National Award Recipients:

Biomedical Science Ambassador Award: Dr. Oyedeji Ayonrinde, Queens University

Science Ambassador Award: Dr. Philip Currie, University of Alberta

Technology & Engineering Ambassador Award: Dr. Catherine Mavriplis, University of Ottawa

Dr. Jonathan Borwein Mathematics Ambassador Award: Dr. Rina Zazkis, Simon Fraser University

Ronald G. Calhoun Science Ambassador Award: Dr. Sandeep Raha, McMaster University

Young Researcher Ambassador Award: Ms.Andrea Reid, Carleton University


Past PIR National Award Recipients

Biomedical Science Ambassador Award

Ronald G. Calhoun Science Ambassador Award

Science Ambassador Award

Technology and Engineering Ambassador Award

  • 2018: Dr. Kumanan Wilson, University of Ottawa and The Ottawa Hospital
  • 2017: Dr. Hanan Anis, University of Ottawa (Engineering)
  • 2017: Dr. Audrey Girouard, Carleton University (Technology)
  • 2016: Dr. Banu Örmeci, Professor and Canada Research Chair (Tier II) in Wastewater Treatment Engineering, Carleton University (Engineering)
  • 2016: Dr. David P. WilkinsonProfessor and Associate Head , Canadian Research Chair in Clean Energy Fuel Cell Technology, UBC (Technology)
  • 2015: Dr. Digvir Jayas, Vice-President (Research and International) & Distinguished Professor, University of Manitoba (Engineering)
  • 2015: Dr. Clément Gosselin, Professor and Canada Research Chair, Université Laval (Technology)
  • 2014: Dr. Hoda ElMaraghy, Professor of Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering, University of Windsor (Engineering)
  • 2014: Dr. Alex Ferworn, Professor, Ryerson University (Technology)
  • 2013: Dr. Ronald Deibert, Professor of Political Science and Director of the Canada Centre for Global Security Studies and the Citizen Lab at the Munk School of Global Affairs, University of Toronto (Technology)

Dr. Jonathan Borwein Mathematics Ambassador Award

Young Researcher Ambassador Award

VROC Participation Award


For more information please contact: awards@pirweb.org