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 Faculty of Applied Science EDI Grant (2021)
Course — PLAN 425 Urban Planning Issues & Concepts
Course Instructor & Grant Awardee — Su-Jan Yeo
The Equity, Diversity and Inclusion grant was established to support the development of innovative teaching and learning activities to promote an engaging and inclusive culture in the classroom.

UBC Advancing Education Renewal Fund (2020)
Project — Supporting Pedagogic Advancement, Research, and Knowledge (SPARK) @ SCARP
Original Project Initiator and Proponent — Su-Jan Yeo
Co-Applicants — Heather Campbell, Susan Grossman, Mark Stevens, Robert VanWynsberghe
Funding Request: CA$49,994

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)