Awards:

 

§         Thesis completion grant ($1000.) – Mphil. Thesis

§         UWI Postgraduate Scholarship (Ph.D. – Year 1) ($55,260) – January to December 2007

§         UWI Postgraduate Scholarship (Ph.D. – Year 2) ($60,000) – January to December 2008

§         UWI Postgraduate Scholarship (Ph.D. – Year 3) ($60,000) – January to December 2009

§         Royal Entomological Society Student Award 2007 – 2nd prize (200.00)

§         CAS-TWAS Young Scientist Award 2010

§         2nd Research Symposium of Dept of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies (St. Augustine) – Postgraduate poster category – 2nd prize

§         NIHERST silver medal of Excellence in Science & Technology 2012 – NIHERST

 

 

 

 

Research Grants awarded and Funding received ($TT):

 

2006   " Survey of spiders in Nevis, West Indies."             

            $2,360.    Funding for travel expenses.

            Dept. of Life Sciences. The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, 

            Trinidad.

 

2006   “Survey of spiders of Anguilla, West Indies.”

     $1,664.75. Funding for travel expenses.

     Department of Environment, Anguilla Government.

 

2006   “Survey of spiders of St. Kitts, West Indies.”

          $2,170.00. Funding for travel expenses.

          Vincent Roth Award – American Arachnological Society

 

2006     “Comparative study of the spider fauna of the Bocas Islands off the Northwest

coast of Trinidad, West Indies

            $1,000.00. Funding for travel expenses and assistance.

            The Greenhall’s Trust

 

2007   “Survey of spiders of Antigua, West Indies.”

           $1,260.00. Funding for travel expenses.

           Vincent Roth Award – American Arachnological Society

 

2007     “Survey of spiders of Grenada, West Indies.”

$6,892.50 Funding for accommodations and transportation.

National Science and Technology Council (Grenada)

 

2008     “Biodiversity survey of the spider families Araneidae, Nephilidae and Tetragnathidae in Trinidad, West Indies”

$31,117.00 Funding for equipment and assistance.

Campus Research and Publication Fund. School of Graduate Studies, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.

 

2008    “Survey of spiders of Antigua, West Indies”

$694.00 Funding for transport to Green Island.

Offshore Island Conservation Fund, Antigua, West Indies.

 

2008   “Survey of spiders of Montserrat, West Indies.”

           $3,150.00 Funding for travel expenses.

           Vincent Roth Award – American Arachnological Society

 

2008   “The Darwin Scholarship Programme.”

           $27,315.00 Funding for accommodations and course facilities.

           Field Studies Council, United Kingdom.

 

2008  “The Darwin Scholarship Programme”

         $19,294.40 Funding for scholarship tuition and travel expenses.

         Campus Research and Publication Fund. School of Graduate Studies, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.

 

2008   “Spiders of Tobago, West Indies.”

           $ 5,365.00 Funding for travel expenses to Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

           Mr Jerry David Hardy.

 

2008   “Spiders of Tobago and Little Tobago, West Indies.”

           $ 10,900.00 Funding for travel and accommodation expenses

           Mr Jerry David Hardy.

 

2008   “Survey of spiders of Montserrat, West Indies.”

           $2,000.00 Funding for travel expenses and accommodations.

           Award of Excellence – UWI Credit Union

 

2009  “American Arachnology Annual Meeting 2009”

           $3,150.00 Funding for travel expenses.

           Student Travel  Grant– American Arachnology Society

 

2009  “Survey of spiders of St. Lucia, West Indies.”

           $2,020.00 Funding for travel expenses.

           British Arachnological Society

 

2010  “Survey of spiders of St. Lucia, West Indies.”

           $6,500.00 Funding for travel and accommodation expenses.

           Pecy Sladen Memorial Fund - The Linnaean Society (United Kingdom)

 

2011  “Third Latinamerican Congress of Arachnology, Montenegro, Colombia”

         $14,000.00 Funding for accommodation and travel expenses.

         Campus Research and Publication Fund. School of Graduate Studies, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.

 

2011  “Third Latinamerican Congress of Arachnology, Montenegro, Colombia”

         $4,400.00 Funding for travel expenses and accommodation.

         Campus Research and Publication Fund. School of Graduate Studies, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.

 

 

2011  “Third Latinamerican Congress of Arachnology, Montenegro, Colombia”

         $441.00 Congress registration.

         Organisation Committee of Congress, Columbia.  

 

2012  “Caribbean Academy of Sciences 18th General Assembly and Conference, Bridgetown, Barbados”

         $4,022.00 Funding for scholarship tuition and travel expenses.

         Campus Research and Publication Fund. School of Graduate Studies, University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad.

 

 

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