Awards and Achievements

Graduate Student Association Citizenship Award

November 2021

I received this award for my leadership activities regarding Black, Indigenous and People of Color communities.

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Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship- International 


September 2021

I am extremely honoured to receive the prestigious Alberta Graduate Excellence Scholarship for outstanding academic performance in graduate studies.

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Telus Storyhive Grant 


June 2021

I have received the Telus Storyhive grant to direct, produce and distribute a mini video podcast series "Through her eyes: Navigating healthcare as a woman of color", which will be distributed by TELUS Optik TV On Demand on at least 6 Community Showcase channels in Fall 2021.

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Graduate Fellowship 



I am a co-recipient of a Language Research Centre graduate fellowship to organize workshops on the
issues of racism in the context of Canada.

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Graduate Student’s Association (GSA) Quality Money



I have been granted GSA Quality Money to organize inter-departmental academic events.

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Best Graduate Academic Paper Award



I was awarded with a Jane K. Holland Travel Fellowship by PsyArt Foundation for outstanding graduate research paper at the 34th International Conference on
Psychology and arts, Sicily, Italy. 


Erasmus Mundus Scholarship MA Crossways in Cultural Narratives

(UK, France and Spain)


I received the prestigious Erasmus Mundus scholarship to pursue a Master program in three European universities: University of Sheffield, Université de Perpignan and Universidad de Santiago de Compostela. As a Mundus scholar, I presented my research at multiple conferences in Europe.