2017 Mitacs Awards

Start Date: 
11/21/2017

This year’s Mitacs Awards are on November 21, 2017, at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. The event honours Mitacs program alumni, including professors and partner organizations, and their life-changing research breakthroughs.

We are currently welcoming nominations for the 2017 awards. The nomination deadline is October 2, 2017, at 12 p.m. PT. To submit a nomination, please visit the nominations page.

Nominations for the 2017 awards are now open for the following categories:

Mitacs & NRC–IRAP Award for Commercialization: Given to an intern for an idea brought from research that is now available in the market or that demonstrates strong support that it is soon to be commercialized.

Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation — Undergraduate: Given to an undergraduate-level student who has made a significant achievement in research and development innovation during their Mitacs-funded research.

Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation — Master’s: Given to a Master’s student who has made a significant achievement in research and development innovation during their Mitacs-funded research.

Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation — PhD: Given to a PhD student who has made a significant achievement in research and development innovation during their Mitacs-funded research.

Mitacs Award for Outstanding Innovation — Postdoctoral: Given to a postdoctoral fellow who has made a significant achievement in research and development innovation during their Mitacs-funded research. 

Mitacs Award for Exceptional Leadership — Professor: Given to an academic supervisor with an exemplary record of:

  • Developing collaborations with industry and other partners;
  • Providing valuable research and training experiences to their interns; and
  • Initiating research projects with significant outcomes through their Mitacs funding.

We hope to see you there.

Gold Sponsor

 

 

 

Event supporter

NRC-IRAP

 

 

 

 

 

Media partner

Hill Times

 

 

 

Invitation to support the 2017 Mitacs Awards

You can elevate your company’s profile among Canada’s innovation community by partnering with us at the 2017 Mitacs Awards. Click here to learn more about the opportunities available for sponsorship (PDF), or contact:

Peggy Nieghorn
613-238-4075 ext. 222
pnieghorn@intertaskconferences.com
 

 
Province: 
Ontario