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CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes

Deadline: October

Additional information

CIHR Gold Leaf Prizes are among the highest honours that can be bestowed on an individual or team for excellence in health research and its translation into benefits for Canadians. Each CIHR Gold Leaf Prize has a value of $100,000. They are awarded every two years. 

Prize categories include:

  • CIHR Gold Leaf Prize for Impact
  • CIHR Gold Leaf Prize for Discovery
  • CIHR Gold Leaf Prize for Outstanding Achievement by an Early Career Investigator
  • CIHR Gold Leaf Prize for Transformation

Previous recipients: Charlotte Loppie for the 2017 CIHR Gold Leaf Prize for Transformation