grants, scholarships & fellowships

2015-2016    Fulbright Program (Fulbright Canada) Visiting Research Scholar Award$19,000.00

2014-2015    Canadian Federation of University Women Dr. Margaret McWilliams Pre-Doctoral Fellowship$11,000.00

2014-2015    Centre for Studies in Religion and Society (University of Victoria) Ian H. Stewart Graduate Research Fellowship$5,000.00

2011-2014    Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarship$105,000.00

2009-2015    University of Victoria
Faculty of Graduate Studies Fellowship$15,000.00
Petch Research Scholarship (2011)$7,500.00
President’s Research Grant (3 awards, 2010-2013)$12,000.00
University of Victoria Graduate Award (2015)$1,500.00
travel grants (9 awards, 2010-2015)$4,100.00

2002-2013    Trent University
Special Admissions Scholarship$12,000.00
international study grants (2 awards, 2005-2007)$1,000.00
travel grants (4 awards, 2010-2013)$2,700.00
merit awards (11 awards, 2003-2008)$2,000.00

2010-2011    Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Master’s Scholarship$17,500.00

2005-2006    Canadian Bureau for International Education International Learning Grant$2,500.00

2004-2006    International Development Research Centre conference grants in International Development Studies (3 awards)$24,000.00

2015-2016

Fulbright Program (Fulbright Canada)
Visiting Research Scholar Award$20,000.00

2014-2015

Canadian Federation of University Women
Dr. Margaret McWilliams Pre-Doctoral Fellowship$11,000.00

2014-2015

Centre for Studies in Religion & Society
Ian H. Stewart Graduate Research Fellowship$5,000.00

2011-2014

Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada
Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Doctoral Scholarship$105,000.00

2009-2015

University of Victoria
Faculty of Graduate Studies Fellowship (2009-2010) $15,000.00
Petch Research Scholarship (2011)$7,500.00
President’s Research Grant (3 awards, 2010-2013)$12,000.00
University of Victoria Graduate Award (2015)$1,500.00
departmental grant (2015)$1,000.00
travel grants (11 awards, 2010-2016)$4,450.00

2002-2013

Trent University
Special Admissions Scholarship (2002-2006)$12,000.00
international study grants (2 awards, 2005-2007)$1,000.00
travel grants (6 awards, 2010-2016)$4,600.00
merit awards, listed below (11 awards, 2003-2008)$2,000.00

2010-2011

Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada
Joseph-Armand Bombardier CGS Master’s Scholarship$17,500.00

2005-2006

Canadian Bureau for International Education
CBIE International Learning Grant$2,500.00

2004-2006

International Development Research Centre
conference development grants in International Development Studies (3 awards)$24,000.00

honours & awards

2010    Graduate Student Paper Prize, Native American & Indigenous Studies Association

2003-2008    academic achievement awards, Trent University:
Berna Theobalds Award (International Development Studies)
Bruce Barrett Memorial Prize (Philosophy)
Canadian Scholars Press Award (International Development Studies)
Harvey G. Greene Award (Indigenous Studies)
John Hillman Prize (International Development Studies)
Native Studies Award (Indigenous Studies)

2007    Sophia Prize for “Outstanding commitment to, and achievements in, Philosophy,” Trent University

2006    Naomi Harder Memorial Bursary for “Dedication to international and national development, peace and justice issues,” Trent University

2004    Robert Stephenson Award for excellence in contribution to student governance, Trent University

2003-2004    essay prizes, Trent University:
James Creery Memorial Essay Prize (best paper in Philosophy, all years)
Symons Essay Prize (best paper in any discipline, all years)

2010

Native American & Indigenous Studies Association
Graduate Student Paper Prize

2003-2008

Trent University
Berna Theobalds Award (International Development Studies)
Bruce Barrett Memorial Prize (Philosophy)
Canadian Scholars Press Award (International Development Studies)
Harvey G. Greene Award (Indigenous Studies)
James Creery Memorial Essay Prize (best paper in Philosophy, all years)
John Hillman Prize (International Development Studies)
Naomi Harder Memorial Bursary (for “Dedication to international and national development, peace and justice issues”)
Native Studies Award (Indigenous Studies)
Robert Stephenson Award (for excellence in contribution to student governance)
Sophia Prize (for “Outstanding commitment to, and achievements in, Philosophy”)
Symons Essay Prize (best paper in any discipline, all years)