2015 NSF Division of Ocean Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (Nov 1 start date)

2013 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Postdoctoral Scholar Fellowship 

        (funded by the Woods Hole USGS Coastal and Marine Science Center) 

2012 Robert & Patricia Switzer Foundation Environmental Fellowship

2012 UC Santa Cruz Doctoral Sabbatical Fellowship 

2012 UC Santa Cruz Earth & Planetary Sciences Department Teaching Service Fellowship

2008  UC Toxic Substances Research and Teaching Program (UCTSRTP) Research Fellowship

Awards & Honors

2015 Doris M. Curtis Outstanding Woman in Science Award, Geological Society of America

2014 Dissertations Symposium in Chemical Oceanography (DISCO XXIV) Participant

2013 Departmental Outstanding TA Award, UC Santa Cruz (also received in 2012, 2011, 2009)

2010 Student Oral Presentation 3rd Place Award, NorCal SETAC, Berkeley, CA

2000 Association of Bay Area Governments Outstanding Staff Award, Oakland, CA

1998 University-wide Outstanding TA Award, UC Santa Cruz

1995 Geology Faculty Award for Outstanding Senior, Indiana University

1994 Department Award for Outstanding Junior (Professional Development), Indiana University

1993 N. Gary Lane Beginning Geologist Award, Indiana University

Research Grants 

2013 Mildred E. Mathias Graduate Student Research Grant, UC Natural Reserve System  (awardees)

2013 Institute of Marine Sciences, Packard Ocean Science and Technology Endowment (proposal co-writer)

2009 Graduate Student NorCal SETAC Research Scholarship

2009 Myers Oceanographic and Marine Biology Trust Research Award, Santa Cruz, CA

2009 Friends of Long Marine Lab Student Research Award, UC Santa Cruz

2008 Center for the Dynamics and Evolution of the Land-Sea Interface (C.DELSI) Research Award, Institute for Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP), UC Santa Cruz