Acknowledging Carleton’s Researchers

Nominations for national and international Prizes and Awards are managed by the Research Office through the Carleton University Prizes and Awards Committee (CUPAC).


Established under the guidance of the Office of the Vice-President (Research and International), CUPAC is a campus-wide initiative to organize and coordinate institutional nominations for prestigious national and internationals prizes and awards for members of the Carleton community.

To learn more about CUPAC or the awards that they review, please contact Charlene Kennett, Research Administrator and CUPAC Secretary at or 613-520-2600 x3277.

Governor General’s Initiative for Enhancing Global Recognition

The goal of the 2013 Governor General’s Enhancing Global Recognition for Canadian Research Excellence Initiative is to boost Canada’s research profile on the global stage.  Useful materials from this initiative include:

More information on the initiative can be found here.