Merit Award, Faculty of Fine Arts, York University. November 2005. Amount: $3,000.
Merit Award, Faculty of Fine Arts, York University. November 2004. Amount: $2,000.
YUFA Release-time Teaching Fellowship, York University Faculty Association, York University. January 2004. One full course off-loaded.
Merit Award, Faculty of Fine Arts, York University. November 2003. Amount: $2,000.
Lubalin Curatorial Fellowship 2000-01, Herb Lubalin Study Center of Design and Typography, the Cooper Union School of Art, New York. April 2000. Amount: US$15,00.
Excellent, Book Design, HKDA Design Show 2000. Title: An Illustrated History of Hong Kong Comics, Hong Kong Designers Association, Hong Kong. November 2000.
Visiting Scholar, Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University, USA. Fall 1999 Spring 2000.
Visiting Fellow, School of Design, Carnegie Mellon University, USA. March 2000.
Academic Staff Fellowship Development Award, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong. July 1999.
Lee Hysan Foundation Fellowship, Asian Cultural Council, an affiliate of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund. July 1998. Amount: US$32,000.