On June 18, 2015 a call for nominations for the awarding of honorary degrees at the Spring and Fall 2016 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:
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 Monday, September 28, 2015 at the latest, to pauline [dot] frixione [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Ms. Pauline Frixione).
Alphabetical List of Honorary Degree Recipients 1935 - Present
Alphabetical List of Honorary Degree Recipients.pdf