Public Education Award

Description

This award is intended to recognize excellence in public education about zoology.


Terms of Reference

Objectives

This award is intended to recognize excellence in public education about zoology.

Award

The award comprises a $300 cash prize and a scroll. If the recipient is not already a member of the Canadian Society of Zoologists, a 1-year free membership will be awarded by the Society.

Source of Prize

Funded through ZET.

Frequency of Availability

Maximum of one per year. The award need not be made every year.

Application/Nomination Procedures

Nominations are to be sent to the Chair of the Recognition Committee (the Past-President). Nominations may be made by any CSZ member and should include the rationale for such nomination.

Application Deadline

October 1st.

Dr. Carin Bondar

Awardees

  • 2016 - Dr. Carin Bondar, in recognition of her "Wild Sex" series and online/social media presence.
  • 2015 - Evelyn Boychuck. See article
  • 2006 - John Acorn, University of Alberta
  • 2005 - Dr. Bruce Tufts, Queens University
  • 2004 - Dr. Robert Barclay, University of Calgary