Graduate Awards & Bursaries

Doctoral Studies (Awards):

Geis Award

Geis Award

  • Four Year Doctoral Fellowship, University of British Columbia (2009-2010)
  • PhD Tuition Fee Award, University of British Columbia (2007-2010)
  • Graduate Entrance Scholarship, University of British Columbia (2007)

Doctoral Studies (Bursaries):

  • Educational Developers Caucus Student Bursary (2012, 2010 and 2008; equivalent to registration fee for national EDC conference — approximate value of each bursary is $250-400)

Masters Degree in Adult Education (Awards):

  • Canadian Modern Language Review Best Graduate Student Paper Prize (2005)
  • Coolie Verner Prize (2004). This award is granted by UBC Educational Studies to the graduate student who best combines high academic standing and research potential.
  • Canadian Association for the Study of Adult Education Annual Conference: Best Student Paper Prize(2004)
  • Learn to Lead Award (2004). I was selected as one of 20 female graduate students in BC to attend the Learning to Lead conference on women and leadership. The conference was hosted by the Minerva Foundation.

Undergraduate Awards

  • 1993: Canadian Dietetic Association Undergraduate Award ($2,000)
  • 1993: University of British Columbia Academic Scholarship ($1,000)
  • 1992: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council Award ($3,200)

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