Research Scholarship and Award Winners

Tri-Agency Scholarships and Awards

Canada Graduate Scholarships-Master’s Winners 2022

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships Master’s (CIHR CGS-M)

  • Braydon Nault

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarships (NSERC CGS-M)

  • Nidhi Patel

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarships Master’s (SSHRC CGS-M)

  • TBA

Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Undergraduate Student Research Award (NSERC USRA) Winners – Summer 2023



Student Name Supervisor Research Area  Research Topic
Zakariya Abidullah Eric Bushnell Chemistry Computational insights into the catalytic mechanism of FDH
Olivia Erickson Bernadette Ardelli Biology Role of microplastics in inflammation
Bryce Friesen Margaret Carrington Physics and Astronomy Solving the Yang-Mills equation with a proper time expansion
Hanna Gross Peter Whittington Geography and Environment Evaluation of the Sphagnum magellanicum species complex
Juliana Hiebert Sarah Plosker Mathematics and Computer Science Quantum State Transfer
Carter Loewen Barry Madison Biology Surveying the distribution of Hiodon populations in the Assiniboine River via environmental
Michael McFarlane Gautam Srivastava Mathematics and Computer Science Lightweight Cryptographic Systems for the Internet of Things
Milah Mikkelsen Bryan Cassone Biology Evaluation of wireworm damage potential to corn and barley
Mitchell Stanton Eric Bushnell Chemistry Experimental and Computational investigation into unsaturated sulfonamides as Michael acceptors in N-Heterocyclic carbene catalyzed reactions
Raya Turner Christophe LeMoine Biology Metabolic consequences of plastic biodegradation in waxworms