CFUW Dr. Alice E. Wilson Awards 2023-2024

2023-2024

Dr Alice E Wilson Winners
Dr Alice E Wilson Winners 2023-2024

Total Value: $20,000

Two awards at the masters level and two for doctoral level study.  The value of each award is $5,000.

Dr. Alice E. Wilson, CFUW member, Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada and the first woman to hold a professional position at the Geological Survey of Canada won the 1926 CFUW Travelling Fellowship.

Awarded to mature students returning to graduate studies in any field after at least three years.

2023-2024 Winners: 

SHARRON MIRSKY
SAMANTHA GIDORA
CINDY KALENGA
CORRIE ALLEN


 

Sharron Mirsky - Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award
Sharron Mirsky

SHARRON MIRSKY

Area of Study:  Film Production

Research/Thesis Title:  My Mother’s Hands

School:  York University


 

Samantha Gidora - Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award 2023-24
Samantha Gidora

SAMANTHA GIDORA

Area of Study:  Environmental Studies

Research/Thesis Title:  Investigation of eDNA air sampling as a tool for bat conservation and management:  impliations for mine reclamation and closure planning

School:  Thompson Rivers University


Cindy Kalenga - Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award 2023-24
Cindy Kalenga

CINDY KALENGA

Area of Study:  PhD/Medical Doctorate

Research/Thesis Title:  The association between estrogen use and cardiovascular disease in women across the lifespan.

School:  University of Calgary


Corrie Allen - Dr. Alice E. Wilson Award 2023-24
Corrie Allen

CORRIE ALLEN

Area of Study:  Interisciplinary Graduate Studies – Sustainability

Research/Thesis Title:  Assessing the cumulative impact of 150 years of human disturbance on ecological resilience.

School:  The University of British Columbia – Okanagan