The honorary doctorate degree is the highest form of recognition granted by Capilano University and is given to acknowledge persons who are distinguished by their significant contributions and accomplishments and whose excellence will, through their association with Capilano University, bring honour to our name.
Candidates will have made outstanding contributions which are regional, provincial, national or international in scope. Candidates’ contributions must be consistent with the mission and values of Capilano University.
While a candidate might not necessarily be expected to meet all the criteria, the selection committee will be attentive to these benchmarks in making its recommendations.
Nominations to the committee must be in writing (not to exceed three pages) and should include:
The deadline for submission for nominations is: February 7, 2018.
Nominations will be submitted to Helen La Rusic, Assistant to the Dean of Global and Community Studies - email@example.com.
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Capilano University is named after Chief Joe Capilano, an important leader of the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh) Nation of the Coast Salish people. We respectfully acknowledge that our campuses are located on the territories of the Lil’wat, Musqueam, Sechelt (shíshálh), Squamish and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.