The next meeting of the Honorary Awards
Committee will be held online on 18 May. The committee has revised the
nominations process, with the introduction of an initial nominations phase.
Brief nomination statements are requested by 16
April at the latest. The deadline for submission of full nominations is close
of business, Friday 30 April.
Recommendations made by the Honorary Awards
Committee will be considered by the Academic Board on 4 June and will be
finally approved or otherwise by University Court on 21 June.
You can nominate candidates for the following:
are conferred on individuals who have earned distinction
and eminence in their professional life and/or have made a significant
contribution to the work of the University and/or Scottish life. Their
achievements/values will be consistent with, or reflect, those of the
may be awarded to ex-members of staff who have made an
outstanding contribution to University life.
Guidance notes and nomination forms can be
found on the intranet here.
All nominations should remain confidential
until University Court approval has been granted, a formal letter has been sent
and the honorary nominee has accepted the award invitation. Please do not
discuss any nominations with the individual concerned.
email completed initial nomination forms to Graham Short before 5pm on 16 April.