Finalist in 2021 Manuscript Contest, Writers' League of Texas for Becoming Bare: A Memoir.
University Fellowship, The Ohio State University, 2021-2022.
1st Place in Creative Nonfiction, Fiction, Poetry, and Art, USU Graduate Creative Writing Contest, 2021.
Diversity Award, Utah State University, 2020-2021.
1st Place in Creative Nonfiction, 1st Place in Art, 2nd Place in Fiction, and 3rd Place in Poetry, USU Graduate Creative Writing Contest, 2020.
Kenneth W. Brewer Creative Writing Award, 2020.
Ty and Nan Booth Endowment, 2020.
Ralph Jennings Smith Creative Writing Endowment, 2017.