Fellowships & Awards:

2020 (Spring)             Sawyer Seminar: Sanctuary Spaces Writing Group, UCLA


2020-2022                   Indiana University, Bloomington- Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society                          (Declined)


2019-2020                   New York University, Steinhardt Faculty First-Look Scholars Program


2019 (Summer)           Gold Shield Alumnae of UCLA Fellowship


2019-2020                   Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship


2019-2020                   University of California Office of the President Award


2019-2020                   UCLA Graduate Division- Dissertation Year Fellowship


2019-2020                   American Association of University Women (AAUW) – Fellowship Dissertation (Declined)


2014-2019                   Cota Robles Fellowship Award


2019-2020                   Institute of American Cultures (IAC) Research Grant


2019 (Summer)           Summer Institute on Global Indigeneities (SIGI)- (Alternate)


2019 (Spring)              Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) Travel Grant


2019 (Spring)              UCLA American Indian Studies Center Travel Grant


2019 (Spring)              UCLA Department of Chicana and Chicano Studies Travel Grant


2018-2019                   UCLA International Institute Dissertation Fieldwork Fellowship


2018 (Summer)           UCLA Teaching Fellowship Award (Department of Chicana/o Studies)


2018 (Spring)              UCLA Teaching Fellowship Award(Department of Sociology)


2018 (Winter)             UCLA Graduate Division Fellowship


2017 (Summer)           UCLA Graduate Summer Research Mentorship Fellowship


2016-2017                   UCLA Graduate Research Mentorship Fellowship


2016 (Summer)           UCLA Graduate Dean’s Scholar Award


2016 (Spring)              UCLA Center for the Study of Women Travel Grant


2016 (Spring)              UCLA American Indian Studies Center Travel Grant


2016 (Spring)              UCLA Chicana/o Studies Departmental Travel Grant


2016                            Predoctoral Ford Foundation Fellowship (Honorable Mention)


2015                            Together We Can/ Juntos Podemos


2015 (Summer)           UCLA Graduate Dean’s Scholar Awards


2014 (Summer)          UCLA Graduate Dean’s Scholar Award


2010                            Summer-Foreign Language Arts Scholarship (S-FLAS)


2010                            Tinker Travel Grant


2006                            Hilding A. Tegner L Carl E. Tegner Memorial: Outstanding Award


2006                            Santa Monica Community College Foundation Award


2005                            A.W.A.R.E. Santa Monica College Foundation


2005                            Santa Monica Community College Foundation Award


2005                            Santa Monica Community College Latino Center/Adelante Program Scholarship