Awards & Grants


World Future Foundation Ph.D. Prize (2014)
Outstanding Research on Environment and Sustainability
Value: US$10,000

National University of Singapore Research Scholarship (2009 – 2013)
Ph.D. degree funding for 4 years
Value: S$120,000 and full tuition fee subsidy

Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship (2004 – 2005)
Master’s degree funding for 1 year
Value: US$30,000

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UBC Advancing Education Renewal Fund (2020*)
Project — Supporting Pedagogic Advancement, Research, and Knowledge (SPARK) @ SCARP
Principal Investigator — Su-Jan Yeo
Co-Applicants — Heather Campbell, Susan Grossman, Mark Stevens, Robert VanWynsberghe
Funding Request: CA$49,994 (*project was recommended for funding by the adjudication committee and supported by the Provost, but funds for the Advancing Education Renewal initiative are not able to be released at present)

UBC Teaching and Learning Enhancement Fund (2018)
Project — A Student-centric Curriculum Design Process Towards a New Undergraduate Program in Urban Technology, Environment and Culture (UTEC)
Principal Investigator — Maged Senbel
Teaching and Learning Fellow — Su-Jan Yeo
Funded Amount: CA$45,810

UBC Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Seed Grant (2017)
Project — The ‘Ideathon Challenge’ as Pedagogic Method Towards Interdisciplinary Collaboration, Innovation, and Applied Learning: A Case Study
Principal Investigator — Su-Jan Yeo
SoTL Specialist — Paulina Semenec

Photovoice Multi-Pronged Project With Migrant Workers (2016)
Project — Topophilia & Topophobia: A Tale of Two Cities
Co-organizers — Su-Jan Yeo and Geraldine Kang
Sponsors — Fujifilm Asia Pacific Pte Ltd (in-kind) + LUSH Charity Pot Grant (S$2,500)