FGS Awards

Faculty of Graduate Studies




FGS Awards

Faculty, staff and alumni

FGS Graduate Mentorship Awards

Established in 2011, the awards honour and recognize the essential role of faculty supervisors in the mentorship of graduate students. Awards are presented in two categories:
- mentorship of master’s students only
- mentorship of both master’s and PhD students
Value: $1,000 to assist faculty with ongoing graduate student mentorship
DEADLINE: March 10
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FGS Distinguished Alumni Award

The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes graduates of Brock’s master’s and doctoral programs for outstanding achievement in and contributions to graduate studies, graduate education or graduate culture, at Brock or elsewhere, that has made a difference to their communities and beyond. 
DEADLINE: June 1
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Marilyn Rose Graduate Leadership Award

To recognize faculty, staff and students for their work and leadership in enhancing the graduate studies experience at Brock University.
The Marilyn Rose Graduate Leadership Award will be presented annually to faculty, staff and students. The award will recognize individuals for their vision and leadership on behalf of graduate studies at Brock in areas such as academic programming, research and scholarship, student services, and student experience initiatives — the kind of work through which a strong and vital graduate culture has emerged in support of graduate students and in support of the University’s academic and research goals.
Nominations are ongoing with an annual cut-off date of March 10 each year for award selection in late March.
Value: $500 
DEADLINE: March 10
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Graduate School Association awards

The FGS oversees the nomination for several awards as members of graduate school associations in Canada and the United States as follows:
Canadian Association for Graduate Studies

- CAGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Awards
- CAGS/ETS Award for Excellence and Innovation in Enhancing the Graduate Student Experience
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Northeastern Association of Graduate Schools (NAGS)
- NAGS/ETS Award for Excellence and Innovation in Graduate Education
- Geoffrey Marshall Mentoring Award
- Graduate Faculty Teaching Award (Master’s Level)
- Graduate Faculty Teaching Award (Doctoral Level)
- Master’s Thesis Award
- Doctoral Dissertation Award
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