2015 Killam Prize winners announced

April 17, 2015

The Canada Council for the Arts has announced the winners of the annual Killam Prize, considered the Nobel Prize of Canada. 5 researchers will receive $100,000 each, in recognition of their exceptional career achievements. The winners are David Bentley (humanities, Western University), D Lorne Tyrrell (health sciences, University of Alberta), Donald J Savoie (social sciences, Université de Moncton), Victoria Kaspi (natural sciences, McGill University), and Vijay K Bhargava (engineering, University of British Columbia). An additional 6 researchers will receive $840,000 over 2 years in Killam Research Fellowships. News Release | Killam Program | Western News Release | uAlberta News Release | McGill News Release | UBC News Release | uMoncton News Release (in French)