Awards for Excellence

Dean of Graduate Studies Awards for Excellence

The Dean of Graduate Studies Awards for Excellence recognize outstanding contributions to graduate education at SFU with a particular focus on inclusive excellence, upholding Truth and Reconciliation and supporting the principles of equity, diversity and inclusion.


The award for supervision recognizes faculty members who excel in the supervision of graduate students.


The award for leadership celebrates individuals who have made significant contributions to leadership in graduate student development and the graduate student enterprise.


The award for service is presented to a member of the University's staff who has demonstrated outstanding contributions to graduate education.

Who can nominate?
Nominations can come from graduate students, staff and/or faculty members.   

2024 Nomination Deadline

Nominations are due May 17


Nominate a faculty member for:

Supervision Award →
Leadership Award →

Nominate a staff member for:

Service Award →

See Supervision Award Winners

See Leadership Award Winners

See Service Award Winners