Selected Awards & Achievements

Academic Awards

Ontario Graduate Scholarship, 2011-2015 ($15,000 each award)
Abella Scholarship for Studies in Equity, York University, 2014 ($5,000)
Pierre Elliott Trudeau Field Work Fellowship, York University, 2013-2014 ($3,750)
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Doctoral Fellowship, 2012-2013 ($20,000)
York University Graduate Entrance Scholarship, York University, 2009 ($5,000)
Tzu Chi Buddhist Award for Students Committed to Social Justice, 2005 ($2,500)
Dr. Ann Goldberg Bergman Academic Excellence and Leadership Award, 2004($1 ,500)
University of Toronto School of Graduate Studies Academic Excellence Award 2004 ($1,000)
University of Toronto School of Graduate Studies Academic Excellence Award 2003 ($1,000)
J.R. Coutts Students Without Borders International Volunteer Award, 2002 ($2,500)
Kerr-Ostrander Leadership in the Public Interest Award, 2002 ($2,500)

Academic Distinctions and Teaching Awards

Ian Greene Teaching Award, SCOLAPS, York University, 2012
Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award, University of Toronto, 2005