Honors and Awards

2012-2012   Mellon Foundation John E. Sawyer Seminar on the Comparative Study of Cultures. Entre Mujeres Talk and Demonstration.

2012-2013   Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship.

2012-2013   University of Washington Vice-President for Minority Affairs and Vice Provost for Diversity Community Building Award.

2012-2013   Declared “Cultural Treasure of Boyle Heights” by Alliance for California Traditional Arts (ACTA), National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), and Building Healthy Communities.

2011-2012   Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching, Gender Women Sexuality Studies Department.

2011-2010   Departmental Service Award, Gender Women Sexuality Studies Department for Women Who Rock: Making Scenes, Building Communities Research Project.

2010-2009   Departmental Service Award, Women Studies Department for Women of Color Collective (WOCC).

2009-2010   Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship. Honorable Mention.

2008-2009   Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship. Honorable Mention.

2008-2009   Graduate Top Scholar Award. The Graduate School, University of Washington Seattle.

2008-2012   Bank of America Endowed Scholar Fellowship. University of Washington Graduate Opportunity Minority Achievement Program (GO-MAP) First and fourth year of guaranteed funding.

2007-2008   Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowship. Honorable Mention.

2007-2008   Fulbright Fellowship Garcia-Robles. Entre Mujeres: Transnational Feminine Composition. Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.