Awards, Funding, and Honours

Vancouver Island University Provost’s Collaborative Research Award, 2018

Vancouver Island University Deans’ Scholarship, Research and Creative Activity Award, 2018

Vancouver Island University Research, Scholarly Activity, and Curriculum Development Grant, 2018 ($570.00 CND)

Vancouver Island Health Authority Research and Capacity Building Department Collaborative Research Grant, 2018 ($2,500 CND)

Vancouver Island Health Authority Research and Capacity Building Department Collaborative Research Grant, 2018 ($2,500 CND)

VIUFA Professional and Scholarly Development Fund (to support the development of a faculty workshop titled “Sustainability Across Curricula”), 2017 ($475 CND)

The James Irvine Foundation Research and Development Grant (co-PI for the Pop-up Resource Village project) for 2016-2018 ($750,000 USD)

  • This project has also been awarded the ArtPlaceAmerica 2017 National Creative Placemaking Fund ($400,000 USD)

University of Washington Tacoma School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Research, Teaching and/or Teaching Improvement Fund, 2017 ($2,437 USD)

Runner-up for the CPA environmental psychology section’s Robert Sommer Award, 2016

Awarded extra merit (4% salary increase) for the 2015-2016 academic year, University of Washington Tacoma

University of Washington Tacoma School of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences Research, Teaching and/or Teaching Improvement Fund, 2016 ($650 USD)

Best Student Podium Presentation Award at the Semiahmoo Conference, 2015 (supported by the Northwest Centre for Occupational Health and Safety; $250 USD)

Prudential Real Estate Investors New Investigator Award, 2014 ($2,500 USD)

R. B. May Scholarship, 2012 ($825 CND)

Certificate of Academic Excellence for best Master’s thesis from the Canadian Psychological Association, 2012

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Counsel Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canadian Graduate Scholarship (doctoral), 2011-2013 ($105,000 CND)

MITACS Accelerate Internship, 2010 ($15,000 CND)

University of Victoria Graduate Award, 2010-2011 ($3,500 CND)

University of Victoria Graduate Fellowship, 2009-2010 ($10,000 CND)

Sara Spencer Foundation Award for Applied Social Science, 2009 ($600 CND)

Short-listed candidate for the Pacific Leaders Graduate Fellowship, 2009 *program cancelled mid-competition

Passport to Education Scholarship, 1999 ($200 CND)