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Nominate a colleague or company for the LSO Awards!
Deadline - October 13th

The Annual LSO Awards recognize the brightest and best in Ontario's life sciences sector - as nominated by you! To submit your nominations, please click here.

Award recipients will be honoured at the Life Sciences Ontario Celebration of Success Annual Awards Presentation at Toronto's Liberty Grand on Wednesday, February 28th, 2018.

This year's award categories and criteria are as follows: 

Lifetime Achievement Award
-A highly respected leader who has inspired and led Ontario's life sciences community to imagine a bigger and better future for our sector
-An individual who is recognized as a significant contributor in more than one domain of Ontario life sciences, including industry, government, academia, volunteerism, and philanthropy. 

LSO Volunteer Award
An active participant in Ontario's life sciences community who receives no remuneration for volunteer work.
-An individual who supports and adds energy to life sciences initiatives and events in Ontario.
-Nominees must be LSO members (or members of an LSO partner organization).

Community Service Award
A public or private sector individual who has made extraordinary contributions toward building Ontario's life sciences sector, going above and beyond the call of duty.
-Contributions may include leadership, public policy, mentorship, advocacy, commercialization, investment, education, and promotion of life sciences.

Life Science Company of the Year
An Ontario-based company that has demonstrated strong leadership and achieved significant milestones in life sciences research and development, through working to commercialize innovative products.
-Open to all companies from the broader life sciences community, including (but not limited to) human health, agri-food, and industrial biotechnology.
The company should be pre/early-stage commercialization.

If you have questions or require assistance, please contact the LSO office at [email protected] or (416) 426-7293.


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