Honorary awards

Honorary awards are conferred upon individuals in recognition of their outstanding achievement in their field; for the contribution they have made to the life of the Highlands and Islands or society at large; or for their service to our university.

The Honorary Awards Committee is delegated powers by the University Court to to invite recommendations and determine recipients for the awards of Honorary Doctorates, Fellowships, Master of the University, and to recommend recipients for the Chancellor’s Medal.

View the Honorary Award Criteria and Guiding Principles (pdf).