Order of Ontario



The Order of Ontario is the most prestigious official honour of the Province. The award was created in 1986 by the Government of Ontario to recognize the highest level of individual excellence and achievement in any field. The men and women invested to The Order represent the best of the caring and diverse society of Ontario and stand as shining examples for everyone.

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Shaun Young
Special Projects Officer
shaun.young@utoronto.ca | (416) 978-7905

This database lists major national and international awards only. For a more comprehensive listing of awards across disciplines and for all stages of the career, please visit the COS Pivot database when logged into the U of T system. In the advanced search, select “Prizes and Awards” as the funding type.

If you intend to submit a nomination, please notify the award contact as soon as possible. The Office of the Vice-President, Research and Innovation offers guidance on submitting awards nominations, in collaboration with divisional offices and affiliated institutions. In some cases, an internal competition will be held to select an institutional nominee.

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  1. : Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE) – The BioCanRx rolling, open call for proposals
  2. : The Globalink – University of Toronto (UofT)- Global Affairs Canada (GAC) Innovation Initiative with Israel
  3. : Mitacs Elevate – Winter 2016 call for proposals
  4. : IC-IMPACTS and the Department of Science & Technology (DST) India: Smart & Green Buildings for Sustainable Cities – new Joint Call for Proposals 2016
  5. : IC–IMPACTS: Innovative Technologies Demonstration Initiative – call for proposals

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