Emily Carr University of Art + Design is proud to bestow honorary degrees and Emily Awards to luminaries within the creative and philanthropic spheres.
Our honorary degree program is a celebration of commitment, dedication and service. It recognizes people who are distinguished by their significant contributions and accomplishments and whose excellence reflects positively upon the university.
The Emily Award is presented annually to recognize a member of our alumni whose outstanding achievements in art, media and design have brought honour to the university.
Both distinctions are awarded as per policy 1.10 Honorary Awards.