About the Canada
Gairdner Foundation


Submit a Nomination

Anyone can nominate a Canada Gairdner awardee. Follow the simple steps in our nomination guidelines, and when ready, submit your nomination through our online nomination portal.

Nomination Guidelines

The Canada Gairdner International Awards Guidelines EN / FR

The Canada Gairdner Global Health Award Guidelines EN / FR

The Canada Gairdner Wightman Award Guidelines EN / FR


Nominations for 2018, must be received by October 1, 2017. This is a strict deadline. Nominations received after this date will be considered the following year.