Grants and Prizes

Forthcoming: ESRC New Investigator Grant, ”Women-Friendly’ State Interventions and Occupational Gender Segregation: Paradise or Paradox?’, grant no. ES/S016058/1.

2018-19: ESRC Postdoctoral Fellowship, ‘Social Policies to Support Women’s Employment and Achieve Gender-Friendly Workplaces’, grant no. ES/S010793/1 .

2018: Nominated for The Doctoral College Research Award by the University of Southampton for ‘exceptional contribution to research group, disciplinary, Faculty and University research strategy/environment.’

2017: Doctoral Researcher Prize Essay. Awarded by The European Network for Social Policy Analysis (ESPAnet) and Journal of European Social Policy for ‘exciting, innovative and scholarly’ work and featured as a university highlight in the Vice Chancellor’s presentation of his Ten-Year Plan.

2016: Social Policy Association Grant (£350) and Centre for Population Change Grant (£350). Covered travel expenses for speakers and catering costs for the ‘Lone Parents in the UK Today’ conference held at the offices of Gingerbread (UK charity), London, which I co-organised with Dr Tina Haux.

2012-16: ESRC 1+3 Studentship Award.

2013: Sociology and Social Policy MSc Dissertation Prize and MSc Performance Prize. Awarded by the University of Southampton for best overall performance and highest dissertation mark.

2010-12: Peter G Richards Bursary, Liam O’Sullivan Prize, Heather Packwood Prize, and Politics and International Relations Year 1 Performance Prize. Awarded by the University of Southampton for best overall performance in each year of the BSc and for highest dissertation mark.