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Date published: March 20, 2020

Canada Graduate Scholarships to Honour Nelson Mandela: 2016 Competition Awards

Doctoral Scholarships: November 2016 Competition Awards


Applicant Administering Organization Application Title Amount
Baird, Kyla A. York University The intersection between child protection services and sex trafficking $105,000.00
Cossette-Lefebvre, Hugo McGill University Les droits humains en démocratie : pour une approche institutionnelle de ces normes politiques et fondamentalement démocratiques $105,000.00
Melanson, Marie-Ève McGill University Le défi des conceptions subjective et objective de la liberté de religion dans le droit canadien pour l'inclusion des minorités religieuses $105,000.00
Pelland, Danielle Université de Montréal Intégration sociale des personnes ayant un trouble grave de santé mentale sous l'égide d'un cadre légal : regards croisés des divers acteurs québécois et suisses $105,000.00
Robertshaw, Matthew J. York University The Two Haitis: cautionary tale or postcolonial epic $105,000.00
Sanders, Jane E. University of Toronto Understanding, reaching and supporting students expelled from school: an exploratory study of students who have been expelled in Ontario $105,000.00
Shadaan, Reena York University Challenging environmental racism and environmental violence: the leadership and mobilization of young Indigenous women and young women of colour $105,000.00
Swain, Stacie A. University of Ottawa State neutrality and Indigenous spirituality: the politics of prayer in contemporary Canadian governance $105,000.00


Master's Program: December 2016 Competition Awards


Applicant Administering Organization Application Title Amount
Avitzur, Yoad University of Ottawa Integrated schools for peace and reconciliation: comparing Israeli and Canadian systems of minority education in honour of Nelson Mandela $17,500.00
Barager, Matthew M. University of Northern British Columbia Aboriginal segregation and activism in British Columbia's northern interior, 1945-1965 $17,500.00
Blum Makow, Joshua A. University of Toronto The charter unbordered:  a critical reconstruction of the liberty and equality rights of non-citizens under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms $17,500.00
Charabaty, Raghed  York University Climate change and the Syrian refugee crisis:  a short film $17,500.00
Chartier, Emilie A. Université Laval Protagoras et le statut de la vérité en démocratie $17,500.00
Cloutier, Maude  Université Laval Parents insatisfaits offrent enfants à donner, protéger les enfants adoptés des transferts de garde $17,500.00
Francoeur, Michael L. Royal Roads University The representation of residential schools in Alberta media $17,500.00
Godbout-Laurin, Raphaëlle  University of Ottawa Le développement local en Haïti : étude de l'intercommunalité dans la région des Palmes $17,500.00
Guo, Xiao Yu Elaine  University of Toronto Socioeconomic gradients in child mental health disorders and mental health service utilization: evidence from the 2014 Ontario child health study $17,500.00
Sinclair, Danielle A. University of Victoria Resilience and leadership of Indigenous women: fostering connection with creation stories $17,500.00