Travel and Other Awards, Honors and Distinctions

PhD (September 2014—January 2020)

  • University of Calgary
    • President’s Award
    • June 2020
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Graduate Citizenship Award
    • $2000 CDN
    • November 2019
  • International Cannabinoid Research Society
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (June 2019)
    • $550 USD
    • June 2019
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Leadership Award
    • $5000 CDN
    • June 2019
  • University of Calgary, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    • Keith Sharkey Travel Award
    • $1000 CDN
    • April 2019
  • Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids
    • Trainee Research Spotlight Award
    • $1000 CDN
    • March 2019
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Quality Money Grant “Graduate Leaders Circle Scholarship Drop-In Hours”
    • $1000 CDN
    • September 2018
  • International Society for Neuroimmunology
    • Canadian Neuroimmunology Knowledge Dissemination Grant to attend ISNI (August 2018)
    • $1000 CDN
    • July 2018
  • International Cannabinoid Research Society
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (June 2018)
    • $500 USD
    • May 2018
  • Stress Neurobiology Meeting
    • Poster Prize
    • $75 CDN
    • June 2018
  • University of Calgary, Faculty of Graduate Studies
    • Travel Award, International Student to attend ICRS and FENS (June 2018)
    • $1000 CDN
    • April 2018
  • University of Calgary, Department of Psychiatry Research Day
    • Most Innovative Presentation by a Graduate Student
    • $250 CDN
    • March 2018
  • Japan Neuroscience Society
    • Travel Award to JNS Annual Meeting (July 2018)
    • ¥150000 JPY and Housing and Registration
    • January 2018
  • Society for Neuroscience
    • Travel Award to JNS Annual Meeting (July 2018)
    • $2000 USD (declined)
    • January 2018
  • University of Calgary, Mathison Centre for Mental Health Research and Education
    • Travel Award to attend ACNP (December 2017)
    • $1000 CDN
    • January 2018
  • University of Calgary, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    • Arun Anbazhagan SfN Travel Award (November 2017)
    • $1000 CDN
    • October 2017
  • Princeton University, Stress: Past, Present and Future Directions
    • Travel Award (June 2017)
    • $1000 USD
    • June 2017
  • International Cannabinoid Research Society
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (2016)
    • $350 USD
    • June 2017
  • Canadian Student Health Research Forum
    • University of Calgary Nominee (Top 5% PhD Students)
    • $1000 CAD from University of Calgary
    • June 2017, June 2018 (declined), June 2019
  • International Brain Research Organization & Canadian Association for Neuroscience
    • Travel Award to attend Canadian Association for Neuroscience Meeting (May 2017)
    • $500 CDN
    • March 2017
  • Brain Canada
    • Dr. Hubert van Tol Travel Fellowship to attend ICRS, FENS and CISSN (June-July 2016)
    • $5000 CDN
    • November 2016
  • University of Calgary, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    • HBI Conference Travel Award to attend SFN (November 2016)
    • $500 CDN
    • October 2016
  • Catania International Summer School of Neuroscience
    • Travel Award to attend CISSN (July 2016)
    • €500 EURO
    • July 2016
  • Federation of European Neuroscience Societies
    • FENS-IBRO/PERC Travel Award to attend FENS (June 2016)
    • €600 EURO
    • June 2016
  • Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (June 2016)
    • $1250 CDN
    • June 2016
  • International Cannabinoid Research Society
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (June 2016)
    • $550 USD
    • June 2016
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Lifetime Achievement Award
    • April 2016
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Volunteer Excellence Award
    • April 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Neurobiology of Stress Workshop
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend Neurobiology of Stress Workshop (June 2016)
    • $750 USD
    • March 2016
  • Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    • PhD Researchers of the Year (2015)
    • March 2016
  • Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    • Publication Award (2015)
    • $100 CDN
    • January 2016
  • Society For Neuroscience
    • Trainee Professional Development Award to attend SFN (October 2015)
    • $1000 USD + registration
    • April 2015
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Professional Development Grant to attend IBRO (July 2015)
    • $500 CDN
    • April 2015
  • International Brain Research Organization
    • Travel Award to attend IBRO (July 2015)
    • €1400 EURO
    • March 2015
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Science Education
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend SFN (November 2014)
    • $600 CDN
    • March 2015
  • Government of Alberta
    • Graduate Citizenship Award
    • $2000 CDN
    • October 2014, October 2015

MSc (September 2012—September 2014)

  • Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (July 2014)
    • $1000 CDN
    • June 2014
  • International Cannabinoid Research Society
    • Trainee Travel Award to attend ICRS (July 2014)
    • $750 CDN
    • June 2014
  • Society for Neuroscience
    • Travel Award to attend the FENS Forum (July 2014)
    • $2000 USD
    • March 2014
  • University of Calgary, Research Grants Council
    • Travel Award to attend SfN (November 2013)
    • $750 CDN
    • October 2013
  • University of Calgary, Graduate Students’ Association
    • Quality Money Grant, “SmartFood”
    • $5000 CDN
    • May 2013
  • University of Calgary, Hotchkiss Brain Institute
    • Student Traveling Fellowship for a Course to attend NSAS (October 2013)
    • $1600 CDN
    • September 2013
  • International Cannabinoid Research Society
    • Student Travel Award to attend ICRS (June 2013)
    • $550 USD
    • June 2013