Turning Research Into Action

Research Impact Canada is a pan-Canadian network dedicated to maximizing the impact of research for the public good.

Nominations Open: Peter Levesque Award for Knowledge Mobilization Leadership

Research Impact Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a new award: The Peter Levesque Award for Knowledge Mobilization Leadership. This award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to advancing knowledge mobilization (KMb) as a profession, and is named in honor of Peter Levesque, a pioneer in the field. Among many achievements in […]

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RIC Engaged Scholarship Award for Graduate Students

Applications are now open for the 2024 edition of the Research Impact Canada Engaged Scholarship Award! This award recognizes engaged scholarship, co-creation of knowledge, and integrated knowledge translation efforts among graduate students of our Canadian member institutions, regardless of discipline. Award Overview:Prize: $2000 for Masters, $3000 for Doctorate Eligibility: Masters and Doctorate students from Canadian RIC-member […]

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So, you’re new to research impact?

Please note that the original blog post can be found at The Research Whisperer. The impact that research generates in society is a hot topic internationally. It can be a complex topic and poses different challenges depending on whether you are a researcher, research professional, funder, or research user. Over the last year, the four […]

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Transform your impact

Knowledge translation, mobilization and research impact is flooding the globe and bringing research benefits to society. Let’s explore where it all started – and how you can now transform your impact from anywhere in the world with the Research Impact Summit. Tracing research impact’s evolution Terms like knowledge translation and research impact, and others that […]

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Check out some of our work


View our peer-reviewed online repository of knowledge mobilization tools and resources.


Follow a series of practical online modules, each focused on a specific knowledge mobilization skill.


Share what you know and learn from others working in the KMb field at this biennial event.

Our Membership

Membership in Research Impact Canada helps your organization become more successful in turning your research into impact and creates opportunities for collaboration and leadership.

Our members each have unique specialties, such as:

  • rural and remote community engagement
  • certification programs
  • local community partnerships
  • and more!