Awards of Distinction

The University of Lethbridge is proud of our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and community members who have achieved distinguished honours, both awarded from the University of Lethbridge and from various prestigious organizations.


The University of Lethbridge offers the following Awards of Distinction:

    Honorary Degree

    President's Award for Service Excellence

    Distinguished Teaching Award

    Speaker Award for Distinguished Research, Scholarship or Performance (Speaker Research Award)

    Board of Governors' Teaching Chair

    Board of Governors' Research Chair

    Board of Governors' University Scholars                                                  

    University of Lethbridge Volunteer Award

    Alumnus of the Year

    Alumni Honour Society

    Key to the University of Lethbridge


University of Lethbridge award recipients are recognized during the Spring Convocation ceremonies or during the Long Service Awards ceremony for faculty and staff.











The Royal Society of Canada awards Dr. Susan McDaniel

and Dr. Bryan Kolb the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal

February 26, 2013