Grants/Awards

2020

  • Distinguished Faculty Scholar at Minnesota State University, Mankato

2019

  • Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant (2019 – 2020). Mankato/North Mankato Act with Alzheimer’s Action Team (lead).
  • MSU-Mankato Faculty Improvement Grant (2019).
  • Minnesota Recreation and Park Foundation New Initiative Grant. EngAGEment Garden (Dr. Burk – lead)
  • MSU-Mankato Global Education Faculty Curriculum Development Grant: (2018 – 2019).

2018

  • Mankato Clinic Foundation Grant (2018 – 2019). Mankato/North Mankato Act with Alzheimer’s Action Team (lead).
  • Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council Arts and Cultural Heritage Grant (2018 – 2019). Mankato/North Mankato Act with Alzheimer’s Action Team (lead).  

2017

  • Stratis Health Building Healthier Communities Award Recipient (2017 – 2018). Mankato/North Mankato Act with Alzheimer’s Action Team (lead).
  • MSU-Mankato Faculty Research Grant (2017-2018)

2016 and Earlier

  • MSU-Mankato Faculty Research Grant (2016 – 2017)
  • MSU-Mankato College of Allied Health and Nursing Faculty Research Support. (2013-2014) (2014-2015) (2015-2016) (2016-2017)
  • University of Minnesota Student Dissertation Research Activity Award (2006-2007)
  • Minnesota Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Scholarship (2005)
  • University of Minnesota College of Liberal Arts Graduate Research Partnership Program (2004)