Honors

Fellowships

  • Cancer Communication Research Center Fellow, 2011
    NCI-funded health communication doctoral research seminar held in Denver, Colorado in affiliation with Kaiser Permanente and the Cancer Research Network.

Scholarships

  • International AAAI Conference on Weblogs and Social Media Student Scholarship, 2013
  • Verizon Foundation Scholarship, 2005 – 2009
  • Steven & Cynthia Magidson Scholarship, 2008
  • Julian Breen Memorial Scholarship, 2007

Public Speaking Competition Awards

  • Ann Bussing First Place Public Speaking Award, 2009
  • Irving Upson First Place Public Speaking Award, 2008
  • Myron Smith First Place Public Speaking Award, 2007

Other Awards

  • Philanthropic Educational Organization (P.E.O) Chapter AE nominee for National Scholar Award, 2014
  • National Communication Association Mentor Fund Subsidy, 2012
  • Rutgers College Dean’s List, 2005 – 2009
  • Research Day Third Place Poster Contest Winner, 2007
  • Emerging Leaders Institute “Most Valuable Member” Award, 2006
  • Emerging Leaders Institute “Most Dedicated Member” Award, 2006