2006 Research Fellowship. Joint Adjudication Committee. York University Faculty Association. For "When the Tide is Right: Protocol for Graduate Programs in Aboriginal Communities."
2004 Sabbatical Fellowship. Joint Sabbatical Leave Fellowship Committee, York University, Toronto, ON. For "Comparative Practices and Policies in University-Aboriginal Community Partnerships: New Zealand and Canada."
2003 Merit Award, Faculty of Education
2002 Merit Award, Faculty of Education
2001 Merit Award, Faculty of Education
1994 Aid to Scholarly Publications. Social Sciences Federation of Canada. To assist with the publication of Taking Control: Power and Contradiction in First Nations Adult Education. Vancouver. UBC Press. 1994.
1992 The Tetsuo Aoki Award. 13th Annual Conference on Curriculum Theory and Classroom Practice, Dayton, Ohio.
1989-1990 Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Doctoral Fellowship.
1989 British Columbia Book Prizes: Roderick Haig-Brown Regional Prize.
1987-1989 University of British Columbia Graduate Fellowship.
1986-1987 McMillan Family Fellowship, University of British Columbia.
1981 Honorary Graduate of the Native Indian Teacher Education Program. University of British Columbia.