Selected awards and grants:
- International Studies Association, Women’s Caucus (WCIS), and Lynne Rienner Publishing, Gerner Prize 2014-5.
- American Fellowship, American Association of University Women (AAUW), 2014-15.
- Atkinson grant, Willamette University, 2013.
- Junior research leave, Willamette University, Fall 2011.
- Research grant, Center for Religion, Law and Democracy, Willamette University, 2010.
- Award for best paper, Women and Politics Research Section, American Political Science Association, 2009.
- Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, Graduate School, University of Minnesota, awarded through a University-wide competition, 2007-8.
- MacArthur Doctoral Research and Dissertation Fellowships, Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change, University of Minnesota, 2004–9.
- Travel Grant, Office of International Programs, University of Minnesota, 2007.
- Graduate School Summer Fellowships, University of Minnesota, 2002 – 2005.
- Jim Bulpitt Prize for the final year student for the best overall performance in the degrees of Politics or Politics with International Studies, University of Warwick, 2000.