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Timothy Parsons Medal for Excellence in Marine Sciences in Canada

Deadline: March

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The Timothy R. Parsons Medal was established by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) to recognize achievement in ocean sciences. It honours the outstanding contributions of Dr. Timothy R. Parsons in this field.This medal is awarded for:

  • for excellence during the lifetime of the recipient or for a recent outstanding achievement
  • during a candidate's lifetime (no posthumous nominations are considered)
  • for distinguished accomplishments in multidisciplinary facets of ocean sciences while working for Canadian institutions or for the benefit of Canadian science