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Honorary Doctorates

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:


Guidelines for the Honorary Degrees and Convocations Committee [.pdf]

To submit your nomination please use the following form:

Microsoft Office document icon honorary_doctorate_nomination_form.doc

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
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