Kitty Newman Award


Royal Society of Canada

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Award Details

For outstanding contributions from an emerging scholar in the field of philosophy.

The Kitty Newman Memorial Award was endowed by Dr. Jay Newman, FRSC, in 2007 to be awarded to an outstanding emerging Canadian scholar in the field of philosophy. The award is given for excellence in the field, which is broadly understood to include philosophy of culture, religion, law, ethics, and logic, or any other branch of philosophy deemed appropriate by the committee. The cash amount of $1500 is awarded every year if there is a suitable candidate.

*Not open for nomination (new RSC College inductees are candidates for this award) 

Previous Award Winners


  • Kimberley Brownlee (Philosophy)

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