York University Faculty Association (YUFA) Based:
Faculty of Health Based:
- Internal HH Funding (Minor research grants, Junior faculty awards, Collaborative seed grants, Conference and Travel Awards)
- President's Research Awards (call announced by VPRI annually in October
The President’s Emerging Research Leadership Award (PERLA) recognizes full-time faculty members within 10 years of their first academic appointment, who have had a notable impact on their field, and made a significant contribution to advancing the University’s international reputation for research excellence and the York community’s intellectual life. The PERLA will be conferred to two researchers, one from each disciplinary cluster.
The President’s Research Impact Award recognizes full-time, active faculty members whose body of research or scholarship has translated into a notable impact on communities, individuals, public policies or practice beyond academe, or translated successfully into impactful commercial or other applications, while contributing to the University’s research culture and reputation.
The President’s Research Excellence Award (PREA) recognizes senior full-time faculty at the rank of Professor, with distinguished scholarly achievements who have had a notable impact on their field, and made a significant contribution to advancing the University’s international reputation for research excellence and the York community’s intellectual life. The PREA will be conferred in alternating years between the two disciplinary clusters.
The criteria and nomination forms can be found on the Senate Committee on Awards website.
Please note: This list is constantly being added to and revised. If you are a faculty member who would like to see an internal opportunity added in this section, please email Health Research Officer, Jerusha Lederman, with your request.