Jan 2023
University of Birmingham
Conference Travel Fund, School of Psychology

Grant amount: £165

Dec 2022
University of Birmingham
Public Engagement Fund, University of Birmingham

Grant amount: £1990

Project title: Meeting the social-emotional needs of adolescents with sight impairment and preventing school exclusion: The development of a digital intervention based on an adolescent and adult advisory group

Role: Principal Investigator (PI)

Sep 2022
Developing Minds Lab, Kingston University London
Santander Universities

Grant amount: £20.750

Project title: Supporting autistic students in higher education Role: Lab Member

Sep 2022
University of Birmingham
Conference Travel Fund, School of Psychology

Grant amount: £540

Sep 2022
University of Birmingham
Conference Travel Fund, Institute for Mental Health

Grant amount: £815

Feb 2022
Kingston University
‘Making the Future’: An interdisciplinary series of postgraduate conferences at Kingston

Grant amount: £900

Role: Co-Organiser

July 2021
Kingston University
Academic Impact Award Nominee

Finalist for the Best Postgraduate Teacher Award Kingston University London based on BSc and MSc students’ nominations for exceptional teaching

May 2021 – Jul 2021
Kingston University London
Equality Diversity and Inclusion Research Fund (ediRF)

School of Law, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Kingston University London

Grant amount: £4,5k

Project title: Exploring the service experiences of LGBTQ+ youth with special education needs and disabilities: A multi-perspective focus group study

Role: Co-Investigator

Jan 2021 - July 2021
Kingston University
GRS Activity Support Fund Award

Graduate Research School, Kingston University London

Grant amount: £200

Jan 2020 – Jan 2021
The National Lottery Community Fund and Sight for Surrey
Sight for Surrey Vision Rehabilitation Services - RCP 10157

Grant amount: £10k

Project title: How do specialist vision rehabilitation services impact the lives of children and adolescents with visual impairments?

Role: Co-Investigator

Apr 2020 – Jul 2020
Kingston University
“Research during lockdown” Fund

Faculty of Business and Social Sciences, Kingston University London

Grant amount: £600

Project title: The impact of COVID-19 outbreak on young adults’ alcohol and cigarette consumption

Role: Co-Investigator

2019
Sir Richard Stapley Educational Trust
PhD Research Grant

Grant amount: £1k

2019
Kingston University London
1st prize for the Best New Researcher

10th Annual Faculty of Business and Social Sciences (FBSS) Conference, Kingston University London

Paper: Self-concept in adolescents with visual impairments

2013
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
MSc of Pedagogy

Came first after written and oral examinations, in the field of Special Education

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