Dissertation Awards

CAGS/PROQUEST-UMI Distinguished Dissertation Awards

Complete application packages (as outlined in the CAGS-PROQUEST-UMI Checklist below) must be submitted to GPS Graduate Funding (James Administration Bldg, room 400). This includes orginal hard copy as well as a scanned copy to gradcomp [dot] gps [at] mcgill [dot] ca and entered on FAD by the deadline indicated below. Documents/packages must be clearly labeled "GPS Graduate Funding." Each unit is limited to one recommended application per discipline category. Units are responsible for determining their own internal deadlines for student applications. Applicants must have submitted the final copies of their dissertation during the previous calendar year.

Discipline Categories

Each unit is limited to one recommended application per discipline category.

  • Fine Arts/ Humanities/Social Sciences
  • Natural Sciences/Medical Sciences/Engineering

Deadline

February 24, 2017

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ADESAQ

Complete application packages (as outlined in the ADESAQ checklist below) must be submitted to GPS Graduate Funding (James Administration Bldg, room 400) and entered on FAD by the deadline indicated below. Documents/packages must be clearly labeled "GPS Gradate Funding." Each unit is limited to one recommended application per discipline category. McGill may only make one nomination per category to the agency. Applicants must have submitted the final copies of their dissertation during the previous calendar year.

Discipline Categories

Each unit is limited to one recommended application per discipline category.

  • Natural Sciences/Engineering
  • Health Science
  • Humanities/Social Science

Deadline

February 24, 2017

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Council of Graduate Schools (CGS/UMI) ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards(US)

Complete application package must be submitted to GPS Graduate Funding via email to gradcomp [dot] gps [at] mcgill [dot] ca by the deadline indicated below. Each unit is limited to one recommended application per discipline category.

The effective date of the degree awarded, or the completion of doctoral degree requirements and dissertation, must lie in the period of July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017, inclusive

Discipline Categories

Each unit is limited to one recommended application per discipline category.

  • Biological Sciences: biology; botany; zoology; ecology; embryology; entomology; genetics; nutrition; plant pathology; plant physiology; anatomy; biochemistry; biophysics; microbiology; pathology; pharmacology; physiology; and related fields. Also included are agriculture, forestry, and related fields. 
  • Humanities and Fine Arts: history; philosophy; language; linguistics; literature; archaeology; jurisprudence; the history, theory and criticism of the arts; ethics; comparative religion; and those aspects of the social sciences that employ historical or philosophical approaches

Deadline

June 15, 2017

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Northeastern Association of Graduate Schools Doctoral Dissertation

and Master's Thesis Awards

Each unit is limited to one doctoral and one master's nomination. Nominations to be entered on FAD and complete nomination packages to be submitted to GPS Graduate Funding via email to gradcomp [dot] gps [at] mcgill [dot] ca by the deadline indicated below. Complete package in one single PDF file. . 

Discipline Categories

  • Eligible Master's Thesis 2017 - Agricultural, Biological & Health Sciences
  • Eligible Doctoral Dissertation 2017 - Arts & Humanities

Deadline

15 December 2016

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