Recognitions Program

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Welcome to the Canadian Association of Physicists Recognitions Program, where we celebrate the remarkable achievements of physicists at every stage of their journey, from high school enthusiasts to seasoned professionals. At the CAP, we believe in recognizing and inspiring excellence in the world of physics. Our diverse range of recognitions honours outstanding contributions and innovations in this dynamic field. Whether you are, or you know, a young physicist with a passion for discovery, a dedicated educator mentoring and inspiring our future physicists, or a seasoned researcher pushing the boundaries of knowledge, the CAP has a broad suite of prestigious recognitions.

Explore our recognition categories and be inspired by the incredible accomplishments of physicists across Canada; then join us in recognizing and celebrating the brilliance, dedication, and groundbreaking discoveries that define the world of Canadian physics by nominating a worthy candidate.

Fellows and Other Recognitions for Post-Graduate Physicists 

Recognitions for University Physics Students

Recognitions for High School/CEGEP Physics Teachers

Recognitions for High School Students