I have successfully written grants from several different types of funding sources, and I’ve won awards for my research, my scientific presentations, and my public outreach.
Grants and scholarships:
2017- Liber Ero Postdoctoral Research Fellowship awardee
2016- David H Smith Fellowship Finalist
2014- SciFund Challenge grant recipient ($8,000)
2014- Save Our Seas Foundation small grant ($4,900)
2013- RSMAS Captain Harry Vernon Scholarship ($300)
2013- International Women’s Fishing Association scholarship ($1,000)
2019- Simon Fraser University President’s newsmaker award for performing research of public interest and relevance and communicating it to the interested public.
2016- Named one of the “top environmentalists in South Florida”
2014-ScienceOnline Service Award
2011- College of Charleston Graduate School Research Fair “Best Poster” award
2010 -College of Charleston Graduate Program in Marine Biology Student Research Colloquium: “Best Presentation” award
2009- Honorable Mention: National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship