Qatar donates $1.25 million to McGill's Institute of Islamic Studies

March 29, 2012

McGill University and its Institute of Islamic Studies have received a $1.25-million donation from the State of Qatar. Announced Monday during a visit to McGill by the first Ambassador from Qatar to Canada, the gift coincides with the institution's 60th anniversary and will be used to support a series of conferences to be held over the next year. McGill News Release