President's Awards

Every year, Memorial recognizes individuals for their outstanding contributions in research, teaching, service and public engagement with the President’s Awards.

Recipients of the awards are nominated by colleagues, students, and peers, and are chosen by selection committees.

The 2021 awards will be presented at a special ceremony in St. John’s at the Emera Innovation Exchange, Signal Hill Campus


A list of 2020 recipients is available. 

Please visit the links below for more information about the individual awards and their nomination processes, noting that nomination deadlines are staggered throughout the year.

Teaching and Graduate Supervision


The John Lewis Paton Distinguished University Professorship - April 1, 2022
Exemplary Employees  - Dec. 13, 2021
Exceptional Community Service - June 26, 2020
Public Engagement Partnership - July 30, 2020


President's Office

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000