AWARDS

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Truzaar's work on sustainable finance has earned him numerous accolades, including the "Top 30 Under 30" Sustainability Leaders Award by Corporate Knights, the Energy Council of Canada Energy Policy Research Fellowship, and the best paper award from the Administrative Science Association of Canada for his research on impact finance. In response to his recognitions, Truzaar says "I am deeply thankful to all that foster my freedom to pursue research I am truly passionate about, for providing a platform for me to share my work, and for believing that the work I do is important. Humbly, it has been foundational in my ability to be a more conscientious researcher"

 

Scholarships

  1. Ontario Graduate Scholarship 2020-2021

  2. President’s Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo 2020-2021

  3. SEED Award of Merit and Excellence, University of Waterloo 2020

  4. Energy Policy Research Fellowship, Energy Council of Canada 2019 - 2020

  5. Ontario Graduate Scholarship 2019-2020

  6. President’s Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo 2019-2020

  7. University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship 2019

  8. Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholar in Science and Technology 2019

  9. Energy Policy Research Fellowship, Energy Council of Canada 2018 - 2019

  10. Ontario Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo 2018

  11. President’s Graduate Scholarship, University of Waterloo 2018

  12. Environment Graduate Award, University of Waterloo 2018

  13. University of Waterloo Graduate Scholarship 2017

  14. Anita Ekstein Millenium Scholarship, Weston Forest 2014 - 2016

  15. Danielle Dion Bursary, Trails Youth Initiatives 2009 - 2014

 

Awards and Honours

  1. Top 30 Under 30 Sustainability Leaders, Corporate Knights 2020

  2. RIA Scholarship Award, Responsible Investment Association 2019

  3. Sustainability Academy Fellowship, Western University, Ivey Business School 2018

 

Research Funding

  1. Travel Scholarship, Global Research Alliance for Sustainable Finance and Investment 2019

  2. Corporate Mapping Project Travel Grant, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives 2019

  3. Graduate Research Studentship, University of Waterloo 2018

  4. Environment Graduate Experience Award - Planning, University of Waterloo 2018

  5. Environment Graduate Experience Award - SEED, University of Waterloo 2018

  6. Graduate Research Studentship, University of Waterloo 2018

  7. Graduate Research Studentship, University of Waterloo 2017

  8. Smart Prosperity, Environmental Economics and Policy Research Network 2017

  9. Dean’s Doctoral Initiative, University of Waterloo 2017 - 2021

  10. Learning Innovation and Teaching Enhancement Grant, University of Waterloo 2016-2017

  11. Oxford University Travel Grant, Stranded Assets Conference 2015

  12. Environment Graduate Experience Award - SEED, University of Waterloo 2014

 

Affiliations

  1. Waterloo Institute for Complexity Innovation, Graduate Student Member 2018

  2. Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy, Energy Policy Research Fellow 2018

  3. Western Ivey, 11th Annual Sustainability Academy, Fellow 2018

  4. Administration Science Association of Canada (ASAC), Member 2018

  5. Canadian Society for Ecological Economics, Conference Chair 2018

  6. University of Waterloo Low Carbon Research Group, Student Researcher 2018

  7. Smart Prosperity Institute, EEPRN Student Researcher 2017

  8. International Renewable Energy Academy, Member 2016