Call for Nominations: CAGS / ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards – Deadline: February 10, 2020, 8 AM

CAGS / ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards

The CAGS/ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards recognize exceptional doctoral dissertations that make significant, original contributions to both the academic community and to Canadian society. There are two awards: one for engineering, medical sciences and natural sciences; and one for fine arts, humanities and social sciences. Awards are offered through this spring’s competition for dissertations completed and accepted by the Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2019. The awards include a $1,500 prize, a Citation Certificate, and travel expenses of up to $1,500 to attend the 2020 CAGS 58th Annual Conference in November in Ottawa.

Each graduate program may nominate one dissertation for this award. Deadline to be received by admissions@mech.ubc.ca is at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, February 10, 2020.

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