About the programs

The Robert and Elizabeth Knight Distinguished Visitors Program

The Robert and Elizabeth Knight Distinguished Visitors Program seeks to enhance the quality of higher education at the University of Manitoba and to enrich its academic life by supporting visits to the university by scholars and innovative thinkers in various fields.

Nominations for the Knight Distinguished Visitor Program are now closed for the 2024-2025 academic year.


Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Program

Each year, the Office of the President makes funding available to assist units that are seeking to bring distinguished individuals who are making outstanding contributions in their respective fields to the University of Manitoba.

Nominations for the Distinguished Visiting Lecturer Program can be submitted at anytime.

Submit a nomination