The Louise Russo Youth Award (2008 recipient)
Given in recognition of youth who reduce violence in their communities through respect, responsibility, and leadership.
Top 20 Under 20 (2008 recipient – awarded to the founder of MY ROOTS)
Given in recognition of leadership, and to award individuals who have made a positive difference in their community or further afield. Prize includes national recognition, career coaching, mentoring, and funding for further education.
First Canadian Youth Venture Team – Ashoka Canada (2007 recipient)
Created to assist youth-led organizations, Ashoka’s Youth Venture provides seed funding, guidance and support, as well as the opportunity to network and connect with other youth leaders.