Archive for Scholarships & Awards

Congratulations to Frédérique for getting a Grand Challenges Canada research grant!

Frédérique Deiss, post-doctoral fellow, was awarded a research grant worth $112,000 from Grand Challenges Canada – Rising Stars in Global Health (Round 6). Grand Challenges Canada is funded by the Government of Canada and is dedicated to supporting Bold Ideas with Big Impact in global…

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Congratulations to all Summer Fellowship Students

Congratulations to Katrina Tjhung, who is a recipient of her 3rd Alberta Innovates Health Solutions (AIHS) Summer Fellowship. Edith Lin received both AIHS summer fellowship and Lloyd and Margaret Cooley Memorial Studentship in Analytical Chemistry. Congratulations Edith! Two brand new lab members — Kaitlyn Lopushinsky…

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1st Prize at Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada – Alberta

Congratulations to Jessica Wickware who won the 1st Prize ($2000) at the Sanofi BioGENEius Challenge Canada (SBCC) competition. The 2014 SBCC – Alberta Competition, held in the Telus Centre at the University of Alberta, show-cased 12 teams of young scientists and their work of the…

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1st prize at the the SENTINEL pre-commercialization competition

Congratulations to Frédérique Deiss, Maribel Funes, Katrina Tjhung who won the 1st prize ($3000) at the SENTINEL pre-commercialization competition.

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Reza Jafari wins the AITF Fellowship

Congratulations to Reza Jafari for winning the AITF Fellowship!!

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Congratulations to Katrina and Jasmin

Congratulations to Katrina Tjhung and Jasmin Bal for winning NSERC summer scholarship!!

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Congratulations to Katrina

Congratulations to Katrina Tjhung for winning AIHS summer scholarship and Grace Xu for winning NSERC summer scholarship!!

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Congratulations to Simon Ng

Congratulations to Simon Ng for winning a departmental RA support!!

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Video-proposal Wins Nomination

Our video-proposal won the nomination of Rising Star in Global Health from Grand Challenges Canada. See the highlights in Toronto Star, NAKFI,and AITF.

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Margaret Thomson Memorial Prize Awarded to Simon

Congratulations to Simon Ng for winning Margaret Thomson Memorial Prize!! (Awarded to first year graduate student in Chemistry with the highest GPA).

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