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Graduate Student Awards

Graduate students affiliated with the Centre for Research in Occupational Safety and Health are encouraged to apply for award scholarships. A complete list of available awards, application details, and eligibility requirements are emailed to all active CROSH Graduate Student members each year, by the end of August.

2019-2020 Award Winners

  • UA Local 800 Graduate Fellowship Award ($5000): Oghenefego Akpomi-Eferakeya

  • William Shaver Masters in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Chelsea Sherrington

  • William Shaver Doctoral in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Caroline Dignard

  • Goodman School of Mines – Masters in Human Kinetics Award ($2500): Josée Bélanger

  • CROSH Occupational Health and Wellness (OHW) Fellowship ($3000): Kimberly Friesen

  • CROSH Occupational Health and Wellness (OHW) Entrance Scholarship ($3000): Nazanin Gholami

  • CROSH Occupational Physiology and Environment (OPE) Fellowship ($3000): Curtis Hancock

  • CROSH Occupational Physiology and Environment (OPE) Entrance Scholarship ($3000): Samuel Daoust

  • CROSH Human Factors Ergonomics (HFE) Fellowship ($3000): Margaret Kanya-Forstner

  • CROSH Human Factors Ergonomics (HFE) Entrance Scholarship ($3000): Josée Bélanger

  • Dr. Fergal Nolan Radiation Safety Institute of Canada Graduate Award ($5000): Sherry Mongeau

  • United Steelworkers Graduate Scholarship ($1000): Beau Williams-Orser

  • United Steelworkers Undergraduate Scholarship ($1000): Sara Gauthier

View our Student Award Process
2019-20 CROSH Awards Information
Appendix A

Student Travel Awards

Students affiliated with CROSH are encouraged to apply for travel award funding. Students can receive up to $500 to assist with costs associated to presenting at a conference abroad. Eligibility criteria and the request form can be found below.

Eligibility Criteria
Request Form

2018-2019 Award Winners

  • UA Local 800 ($5000): Désirée Quenneville

  • William Shaver Masters in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Chelsea Villeneuve

  • William Shaver Doctoral in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Caroline Dignard

  • Goodman School of Mines – Masters in Human Kinetics Award ($2500): Chelsea Sherrington

  • Ontario Nurses Association ($2000): Amy Doan

  • Dr. Fergal Nolan Radiation Safety Award ($5000): Katie Goggins

  • CROSH Fellowship ($1000): Margaret Kanya-Forstner

  • MEGA Comfort Award ($500 each): Sherry Mongeau; Beau Williams-Orser

  • United Steelworkers Award ($2000): Nicholas Beckett-Brown

  • CROSH OHW Scholarship ($2000 each): Alexie Dennie; Danielle Aubin; Caroline Dignard

  • CROSH OHW Award ($1000 each): Sherry Mongeau; Chelsea Villeneuve; Désirée Quenneville; Anik Dennie

2017-2018 Award Winners

  • UA Local 800 ($5000): Lisa Schutt

  • William Shaver Masters in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Corey Bouwmeester

  • William Shaver Doctoral in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Caroline Dignard

  • Goodman School of Mines – Masters in Human Kinetics ($5000): Alexie Dennie

  • Ontario Nurses Association ($2500): Amy Doan

  • Dr. Fergal Nolan Radiation Safety Award ($5000): Hongbin Zhang

  • CROSH Fellowship ($2500): Kelsey Whelan

  • CROSH Excellence ($2500): Mallorie Leduc

  • CROSH Fellowship ($1500): Amber Tooley

  • United Steelworkers ($1000 each): Alyssa Brunton; Désirée Quenneville

2016-2017 Award Winners

  • UA Local 800 ($5000): Brandon Vance

  • William Shaver Masters in Mining Occupational Health and Safety ($5000): Emily Tetzlaf

  • Goodman School of Mines – Masters in Human Kinetics Award ($5000): Corey Bouwmeester

  • Goodman School of Mines – INRH ($10,000): Caroline Dignard

  • CROSH Fellowship ($2500 each): Jordan Nixon; Mallorie Leduc; Alyssa Brunton; Justin Konrad

  • CROSH Award ($1500): Katie Goggins

  • Association of Canadian Ergonomists (ACE) Award ($500): Brandon Vance

  • Sudbury Mine Mill Smelter Local 598/Unifor ($2500): Kelsey Whelan