The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion honour people and groups that are inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public.
The NSERC Awards for Science Promotion are an opportunity for Canada's science community to recognize, support and encourage outstanding science promoters.
NSERC invites all Canadians with an interest in science, including teachers and university researchers, to contribute to the success of this annual effort by nominating the people who are making others aware of what science means to all of us.
The achievements of individual and group recipients of the NSERC Awards for Science Promotion will be celebrated at a public ceremony. The individual recipient will receive an award of $10,000. The winning group will be awarded $25,000 to further science promotion activities.