Sponsor/Purpose and Eligibility Criteria
The purpose of these awards is to recognize those faculty members who excel in the supervision of graduate students. The nominee must be the current supervisor of a current graduate student(s). Holding a Tri-Council grant is not a requirement for this award. Self-nominations are not accepted. Group nominations are not accepted. One (1) or more Certificate(s) of Distinction may be conferred annually to a supervisor in each of the Tri-Council areas of the Social Sciences and Humanities (SSHRC), Natural Sciences and Engineering (NSERC), and Health Sciences (CIHR).