Grants

External
  • 2016-2019Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Insight Grant
    • Inequalities in Aging: Evidence from Canadian longitudinal survey and linked administrative data
  • 2016-2021: Canadian Institutes for Health Research.
    •  Developmental Origins of Health and Disease – Implications for Men, Women, Boys and Girls
  • 2015-2020: Canada Research Chair – Tier 2 
    • Canada Research Chair in Policies and Health Inequalities.
  • 2015-2019: Fonds de recherche du Québec Société et culture, Soutien aux équipes de recherche
    • Analyses microéconométriques des enjeux socioéconomiques et des politiques publiques en lien avec le capital humain des enfants, des jeunes et des familles.
  • 2015-2018: Fonds de recherche du Québec Société et culture, Action concertée sur la pauvreté phase 3
    • La mobilité économique au Québec vue à travers la transmission intergénérationnelle des revenus.
  • 2015-2019: Fonds de recherche du Québec Société et culture, Action concertée sur la pauvreté phase 3
    • Une analyse de long terme des inégalités et de la mobilité socio-économiques par cohorte de naissance et selon le revenu et la consommation des familles économiques et selon l’éducation des parents. 
  • 2015-2016: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
    • Canadian Poverty Study.
  • 2011-2014: Fonds de la recherche en santé du Québec chercheur-boursier Junior 2
    • Project: “ Comprendre les entraves à la couverture d’assurance maladie et conséquences pour les inégalités sociales de santé : L’apport de la base de données sur l’accès à l’assurance maladie”.
  • 2014-2018: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada 
    • Enjeux socio-démographiques de la longévité accrue au Canada et dans les pays à faible mortalité: étude de la distribution des décès selon l’âge et la cause du décès. 
  • 2013-2015: Population change and the life course Cluster, Big Picture Synthesis Competition
    • Health Inequalities among Older Adults in Developed Countries: Policy Implications
  • 2013: Canadian Institutes for Health Research. Planning grant
    • Social support and resilience to depression across the life course in Canada.
  • 2012: Canadian Institutes for Health Research. Science Policy Fellowship
    • European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies.
  • 2011-2014: Fonds de recherche en santé du Québec, Health and Society Research Scholar Junior 2
    • Comprendre les entraves à la couverture d’assurance maladie et conséquences pour les inégalités sociales de santé : L’apport de la base de données sur l’accès à l’assurance maladie”.
  • 2010-2013Canadian Institutes for Health Research. 
    • The Health Insurance Access Database
  • 2010-2012:  Canadian Institutes for Health Research
    • Health inequalities in Canada: Development of the Health Systems Equity Index
  • 2009-2011: Canada Foundation for Innovation. Infrastructure
    • International Research Infrastructure on Social Inequalities in Health (IRIS).
  • 2005 : American Sociological Association Dissertation Award
    • Doctoral research on status attainment, health insurance and socioeconomic inequalities in health in the U.S.
Internal
  • 2015: McGill University SSHRC Internal Grant PI. Social inequalities in retirement, income and disability among older Canadians: New evidence from linked administrative data. 
  • 2014: McGill University Conference Travel Grant. To present “Regulation of Private Expenditures in Cross-National Perspective”. XVIII International Sociological Association World Congress of Sociology, Yokohama, Japan, July 13-19, 2014. 
  • 2010: Arts Research Internship Award. Matching grant for the stipend of Karine Fonda, undergraduate summer intern. 
    • McGill University Conference Travel Grant. To present “U. S. Medical Sociology and Social Inequalities in Health: The Fight Is Not Over Yet!” Invited session on “U.S. Medical Sociology: For good or ill? XVII International Sociological Association World Congress of Sociology, Gothenberg, Sweden, July 11-17, 2010
  • 2007: McGill VP Research. Support for the organization of the Entretiens Jacques Cartier Colloquium “Comprendre le privé en santé”, held at McGill University, October 6, 2008
    • McGill Dean of Arts Development Fund. Support for the organization of the RC15/CMSA bilingual meeting, May 13-16, 2008, held at McGill and titled Making Connections for Health/Faire des ponts pour la santé.
  • 2006: McGill Provost
    • Department of Sociology
    • Dean of Arts
      • Support for the organization of the RC28 meeting, August 14-17, 2007, held at McGill and titled Cumulative Advantage: Education, Health, Wealth and Institutional Contexts,
    •  McGill University Conference Travel Grant. To present “What is the contribution of health insurance to intergenerational inequalities in health in the U.S.?”, RC28 Meeting, Nijmegen, Netherlands, May 11-14, 2006.
  • 2005: McGill University. Start-Up Fund. “La contribution de l’assurance-maladie au développement des inégalités sociales en santé au cours de la vie

Selected Awards, Honours and Fellowships

  • 2015: Best poster award, Population Association of America for Disparities in Health and Access to Health Care among Official-Language Minorities in Québec (with James Falconer).
  • 2013: The Handbook of Sociology of Aging won the 2013 Section on Aging and the Life Course Outstanding Publication Award
    • Amélie Quesnel-Vallée contributed a chapter with colleages: Population aging, health systems and equity.
  • 2010: Best poster award, Population Association of America
  • 2005: American Sociological Association Dissertation Award.
  • 2004: Best Student Paper Award, Aging and the Lifecourse Section, American Sociological Association. Graduate student award, Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics
    •  Fonds Québécois de recherche sur la société et la culture Postdoctoral fellowship
  • 2003: Dorothy S. Thomas Award, Population Association of America.
    Best Student Paper Award, Medical Care Section, American Public Health Association.
    Best Student Paper Award, Population Section, American Sociological Association
    Program for Advanced Research in the Social Sciences Graduate Fellowship, Duke University
  • 2002: Vorsanger-Smith Scholar, Department of Sociology, Duke University
  • 1999: Graduate Award fellowship, Graduate School, Duke University Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada Doctoral fellowship   Canada-U.S.
    Fulbright Program Doctoral fellowship Dept. of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health S.D. tuition fellowship (declined)
    Frank Knox Memorial Fellowship, Harvard University (declined).  Three awarded annually.
  • 1998Health Canada National Health Research and Development Program M.Sc. Training fellowship
    Dean’s list, Faculté des études supérieures [Graduate School], Université de Montréal.
  • 1996-1998: Dean’s list, Faculté des arts et sciences [Arts and Sciences], Université de Montréal.
  • 1995-1998 Academic Excellence Scholarship, Faculté des arts et sciences [Arts and Sciences], U. de Montréal.