Emma C. Burns completed her PhD in educational psychology at UNSW in 2017. She received her bachelors degree in neuroscience, magna cum laude, from Boston University.
2017 – Student Presentation Award - Motivation and Learning SIG, AARE (presented at AARE annual conference, November)
2017 – Alison Lee 'Theory in Educational Research' Scholarship (funding to attend the October 2017 AARE Theory Workshop)
2014 – University of New South Wales, University International Postgraduate Award (full tuition scholarship and stipend for three and a half years of study)
2009-2013 – Boston University Dean’s List Recipient, Fall and Spring
2017 – New South Wales Institute for Educational Research Inc., Student Educational Research Grant ($1,200)
2015 – University of New South Wales, Postgraduate Research Support Scheme (PRSS) Travel Grant ($2,600)