Achievements

NUS Awards for Graduate Students

PhD Dean Fellowship

  1. Jessica Nicole Clendenning
  2. Tan Qian Hui

Lee Kong Chian Graduate Scholarship

  1. Kate Simone Hurst

President Graduate Fellowship

  1. Benjamin Thompson
  2. Elisha Teo
  3. Dennis Stolz
  4. Jessica Nicole Clendenning
  5. Gaurav Mittal
  6. Timo Henrik Sysioe
  7. Victoria Marshall
  8. Tan Qian Hui

Wang Gungwu Medal and Prize

  1. Ng Xiao Qian, Serene, Best Masters thesis in the Social Sciences/Humanities 2015-2016
  2. Wong Yingqi, Claudia, Best Masters thesis in the Social Sciences/Humanities 2014-2015
  3. Yong Mingli, Best Masters thesis in the Social Science/Humanities 2013-2014
  4. Tan Qianhui, Best Masters thesis in the Social Sciences/Humanities, 2012-2013
  5. Mak Sithirith, Best Ph.D. thesis in the Social Sciences/Humanities, 2011-2012

Graduate Students’ Teaching Award

  1. Loong Xiu Fen, Shona, Semester 1, 2016-2017
  2. Tan Xin Wei, Andy, Semester 1, 2016-2017
  3. Tan Xuan Kai, Semester 1, 2016-2017
  4. Khairun Nisha Binte Mohamed Ramdzan, Semester 2, 2015-2016
  5. Loong Xiu Fen, Shona, Semester 2, 2015-2016
  6. Benjamin Samuel Thompson, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  7. Chen Jinwen, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  8. Chua Cheng Ying, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  9. Loong Xiu Fen, Shona, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  10. Tan Wei Peng, Olivia, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  11. Tan Xuan Kai, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  12. Teo Sheng Kiat, Shaun, Semester 1, 2015-2016
  13. Chen Jinwen, Semester 2, 2014-2015
  14. Chua Cheng Ying, Semester 2, 2014-2015
  15. Tan Wei Peng, Olivia, Semester 2, 2014-2015
  16. Teo Sheng Kiat, Shaun, Semester 2, 2014-2015
  17. Ang Chong Ping, Clara, Semester 1, 2014-2015
  18. Benjamin Samuel Thompson, Semester 1, 2014-2015
  19. Tan Wei Peng, Olivia, Semester 1, 2014-2015
  20. Teo Sheng Kiat, Shaun, Semester 1, 2014-2015
  21. Chua Cheng Ying, Semester 2, 2013-2014
  22. Chin Wei Jun, Semester 1, 2012-2013

External Awards

Visiting Fellows Programme 2012-2013

Mr Masao Imamura, PhD student was awarded the Visiting Fellows Programme 2012-2013 by The Harvard-Yenching Institute. This fellowship is opened for application to all PhD students from FASS and School of Law. The fellowship gives Masao the opportunity to complete his dissertation, which is a historical, comparative and philosophical study of frontier based on a case study from the Sino-Burmese border region.


AAG Conference Award

  1. Zhang Jiajie, masters student, who submitted a conference paper based on his master thesis on war tourism in Kinmen, Taiwan won the 1st prize (US$400) in the “Recreation, Tourism and Sport Specialty Group” student paper competition at the Associate of American Geographers (AAG) 2009. Jiajie was awarded full scholarship by Durham University, UK for his Ph.D. study which started in September 2009.

  2. Second Prize for Student Paper Competition, AAG conference 2011, Seattle
    Ms Tan Qianhui, masters student, won the second prize in the 2011 AAG Sexuality and Space Student Paper Competition for her paper "Flirtatious Geographies". The paper is based on her Honours Thesis.


World Future Foundation Prize in Environmental and Sustainability Research

Dr Wang Jianjun won the World Future Foundation prize in Environmental and Sustainability Research, 2010-2011 with his Ph.D. thesis “Watershed Ecological Environmental Development and Management using Remote Sensing and GIS”. This award is sponsored by the World Future Foundation (WFF) and has been established as a prestigious award to recognize students with Ph.D. theses of outstanding quality in the fields of Environmental and Sustainability Research. Dr Wang is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Quebec University, Montreal.

Chinese Government Award For Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad

Zhang Shurong received the prestigious Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-financed Students Abroad 2007 with the prize US$5000. This award is established by the China Scholarship Council to encourage research excellence and to recognize the achievement among Chinese students abroad. It is granted across all fields of study and all countries in the world and Shurong was one of the eight winners in Singapore for the award 2007.

The related web link from Chinese Embassy is as follows: http://www.chinaembassy.org.sg/chn/jyhz/t450883.htm.