Awards and Recognition

BioTalent Canada takes pride in celebrating the important contributions individuals and organizations make to strengthen Canada’s bio-economy. Through their innovations and adoption of best practices for people management, their efforts offer inspiration to companies advancing the sector.

Catalyst Award for Top New Hire

The Catalyst Award is an employee recognition award, granting a $1,000 prize to the young employee who has contributed most significantly to their Canadian biotechnology company. It recognizes the impacts and achievements wage subsidy recipients in Canada’s bio-economy and places a spotlight on the employers that give these young minds an opportunity.

Learn about the 2022 recipient

I.D.E.A.L Biosciences Employer Recognition Program

The I.D.E.A.L Biosciences Employer Recognition program which represents Inclusivity, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility Leadership, will recognize organizations in Canada’s bio-economy leading the way in embodying the diverse and inclusive corporate principles needed to promote growth and success in the sector. Working with experts in diversity, inclusion, equity, and accessibility, BioTalent Canada will be releasing a series of resources that highlight the benefits for organizations when they attract a diverse and inclusive talent pool.

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