On February 15, 2016 a first call for nominations for the awarding of honorary degrees at the 2017 Convocation ceremonies was sent to the McGill Community. The documents below are a reference of what will be expected.
For your information, the Senate Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee uses the following criteria when considering nominations:
To submit your nomination please use the following form:
Kindly accompany your nominations with a covering letter addressed to the Chair of the Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee stating the reasons for your nomination.
The Committee's terms of reference are the following:
Terms of Reference for the Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee [.pdf]
Send the completed form and covering letter by noon on Friday, April 15, 2016 to georgia [dot] ntentis [at] mcgill [dot] ca.
Alphabetical List of Honorary Degree Recipients 1935 - Present
Honorary Degree Recipients Alpha List June 2016.pdf