Scholarships:

Writing By Writers Fellowship (2017)

The Squaw Valley Writers' Workshop (2016)

The Juniper Institute (2016)

The Wesleyan Writers' Conference (2015)

Nominations:

Pushcart Prize (2016)

The Forward Prize (2015)

Awards:

Glimmer Train (Honorable Mention)

"Story of the Month" (Bartleby Snopes)

"Poetry on the T" Contest (Mass Poetry)

Short Story Finalist (Third Coast Magazine)

Graduate Follet Merit Award (Columbia College Chicago)

Rosenblum Award (Columbia College Chicago)

Keach Prize (UMass Boston)