Honours & more

Awards

  • 2018 Education Council Prize for outstanding education achievement (€ 10.000)

  • 2014 Prize Frans Van Cauwelaert, by Royal Flemish Academy of Belgium for Science (€ 3.750)

  • 2012 Best PhD thesis prize, by King Baudouin Foundation (€ 2.500)

  • 2012 Research on Early School Leaving, by Foundation P&V (€ 1.500)

  • 2012 Best PhD thesis prize, by VOR and VFO (€ 750)

  • 2008 Best MA thesis prize, by Alumni Association Social Science KU Leuven (€ 500)

Funding as Supervisor (PI)

  • 2020 FWO project by FWO (Ecdis) € 291.229

  • 2019 BOF AVL grant (Divepack 2) € 32.500

  • 2018 FWO SBO grant (Pro-M project) € 2.098.197

  • 2017 BOF AVL grant (Divepack) € 32.000

  • 2014 NWO VENI grant (Towards) € 250.000

  • 2011 BAEF scholarship $ 35.000

  • 2011 Fulbright honorary fellowship. € 3.000

Funding as co-supervisor (co-PI)

  • 2020 BOF (C2-project) by KU Leuven (€ 426.587)

  • 2019 Comenius Senior Teaching Fellowship by NWO (total: € 100.000)

  • 2013 Opbwo grant (PieO), Department of Education (total: € 1.029.509)

  • 2013 Opbwo grant (Mars), Department of Education (total: € 220.553)

  • 2012 SBO grant (Validiv), by IWT (total: € 3.060.393)