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Scholarly, Research and Creative Activity Awards

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Nominate a deserving faculty or staff member for a Scholarly, Research and Creative Activity (SRC) Award. Review the awards listed here to submit your nominations.

Sarwan Sahota Ryerson Distinguished Scholar Award

Recognizes outstanding contributions (long-term, cumulative or single instance) to knowledge or artistic creativity while employed at Ryerson.

Eligibility: RFA
Key criteria:
Scholarly, research and creative activity

Collaborative SRC Award

Recognizes researchers involved in projects and research undertaken as part of a multi-disciplinary or multi-institutional team.

Eligibility: RFA
Key criteria:
Scholarly, research and creative activity

Early SRC Career Excellence Award

Recognizes researchers who are in the first five years of their academic careers to develop independent research programs.

Eligibility: RFA within their first five years of a tenure-track position at Ryerson or any other academic institution.
Key criteria:
Scholarly, research and creative activity

Knowledge Mobilization and Engagement Award

Recognizes researchers who have communicated research beyond the University and had a significant impact in shaping evidence-based policy and practice.

Eligibility: RFA
Key criteria:
Scholarly, research and creative activity

Social Innovation and/or Action SRC Award

Recognizes researchers for a completed rigorous research project, typically with community partners, focused on advancing social goals.

Eligibility: RFA
Key criteria:
Scholarly, research and creative activity

Dean's SRC Activity Awards

Recognizes outstanding achievement in scholarly, research and creative activities and impact on disciplines during the previous academic year.

Eligibility: RFA (excluding Research Chairs)
Key criteria:
Scholarly, research and creative activity