Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)‘s Housing Research Awards program provides recognition to world-class housing research. The awards support research teams so that they can expand their work and share their knowledge.

The awards recognize activities that are impactful and innovative in Canadian housing including:

  • housing research
  • research training
  • knowledge mobilization
  • outreach

There are four awards that are provided annually:

  • CMHC President’s Medal for Outstanding Housing Research ($20,000)
  • Gold Roof Award for Housing Research Excellence ($10,000)
  • Gold Roof Award for Knowledge to Action ($10,000)
  • North Star Travel Award for Northern or Remote Research (2 or more up to $5,000)


Application deadline: August 26, 2019