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Call for Nominations: Discovery Awards 2014 for science and Technology

Posted by Stephanie Rogers on April 25, 2014 in News, Research

Are you or someone you know a superstar in the field of Science, Technology or Innovation? Then join Nova Scotia's best and brightest by nominating them for the 12th Annual Discovery Awards - one of the most prestigious events in Nova Scotia.


The Discovery Awards brings together academia, business and community to honour people whose exemplary work has helped make Nova Scotia a leader in science and technology innovation. Whether a new invention, an innovative study, a life-long dedication to science, or dedication to the promotion of science and technology, if you think someone has made a major impact and deserves recognition, we want to hear about them.

There are Five Award Categories:

  • Science Champion
  • Professional of Distinction
  • Innovation
  • Emerging Professional
  • Hall of Fame

Download the criteria for the award categories here:  2014 Criteria

Download the nomination form here - Nomination Form  (Please save the form before entering data). 

The not-for-profit Discovery Centre is Nova Scotia’s only hands-on science centre whose mandate is to stimulate interest, enjoyment and understanding of science and technology through innovative, exciting, hands-on experiences for all Nova Scotians. All proceeds from the Discovery Awards support the Centre’s important mandate.

The Discovery Awards for Science and Technology will be held on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at The Halifax Marriott Harbourfront in Halifax. You can purchase tickets for this event by calling Linda Laurence at (902) 492-4422 x 237.

Thank you for considering a nomination and feel free to spread the word to your colleagues!