Principal's Awards for Administrative and Support Staff

The Principal’s Awards for Administrative and Support Staff is a university-wide award program that recognizes the outstanding contributions of administrative and support staff to the McGill community. This annual program provides staff the opportunity to promote, acknowledge and commend the exceptional performance of their peers. Their contributions will also highlight their involvement with the strategic direction of the University.


**The deadline for submissions is August 15, 2016**


Eligibility and nomination process

All current administrative and support staff members and team projects are eligible for nomination, with the following exceptions:

  •     Casuals
  •     Members of the Principal and Provost’s Senior Administration Team (Including Vice-Principals, Associate and Assistant Vice-Principals, Associate and Deputy Provosts, Executives)

Download the nomination package and learn more.

*Previous award recipients will not be eligible for re-nomination for a period of five (5) years.


A total of five (5) individual awards of $5,000, one for each category:

  •     Management and Excluded
  •     Clerical
  •     Technical and Library Assistants
  •     Trades and Services
  •     Team Projects


April 2016 - Official announcement and nomination forms online
August 15, 2016 - Deadline to submit nominations
September 2016 - Advisory Committee submits proposed recommendations to the Principal
October 2016 - Announcement of awards

For additional information, please contact Human Resources at (514) 398-8913 or staffing [dot] hr [at] mcgill [dot] ca