CAGS / ProQuest-UMI Distinguished Dissertation Awards – Deadline: February 12, 2018

CAGS / ProQuest-UMI Distinguished Dissertation Awards

The CAGS / ProQuest-UMI Distinguished Dissertation Awards recognize Canadian doctoral dissertations that make unusually significant and original contributions to their academic field. Awards are offered through this spring’s competition for dissertations completed and accepted by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies between 1 January 2017 and 31 December 2017. The awards include a $1,500 prize, a Citation Certificate and travel expenses of up to $1,500 to attend the 2018 CAGS Annual Conference in Winnipeg.

Each graduate program may nominate one dissertation for this award. Deadline for nominations to be received by admissions@mech.ubc.ca: 8:00 a.m. Monday, February 12 2018.

For further information and nomination procedures, please visit: https://www.grad.ubc.ca/awards/cagsproquest-umi-distinguished-dissertation-awards

The contact at the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies for this competition is Angela Rizzo (angela.rizzo@ubc.ca).