Winner of the W.E.B. DuBois Distinguished Book Award

For her book Politicized Microfinance: Money, Power and Violence in the Black Americas (2016)
The National Conference of Black Political Scientists
April 2018 (link)

Winner of the Early Researcher Award

For research on Social Enterprises
Ministry of Research, Innovation and Science - Ontario Provincial government
York University
April 2018 (link)




Winner of the Helen Potter Award

Best Journal Article
Association of Social Economics
Allied Social Science Conference Association
January 2017 (link)

Certificate of Appreciation and Community Award 

For linking placement students (SOSC 4046) with the Firgrove Community Learning & Innovation Centre (FLICC) to assist in further income generation.
Presented by MPP Judy Sgro - Humberside-Blackcreek
March 2017 (link)

US Fulbright to Kingston, Jamaica

University of West Indies/Mona