Fellowships, Awards & Grants

Fellowships

2017 – Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program. Postdoctoral Fellowship, Mexico. Finalist

2015 – Dissertation Completion Fellowship, The Graduate School and the Office of the    Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Education at UW-Madison with funding from the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

2015- Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies, Top-Up Graduate Fellowship (UW-Madison)

2013 – National Science Foundation Dissertation Improvement Grant

2011 – Social Science Research Council Dissertation Proposal Development Fellowship, Migration and Gender Studies. Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Summer Research Grant

2011 – National Science Foundation, Graduate Research Fellowship Program, Honorable Mention

2009 – Helen Firstbrook Franklin Fellowship, Award: tuition/fees, stipend, and flex funds. Out of state tuition, Wisconsin Distinguished Fellowship (UW-Madison)

2007 – Oxfam Research Grant: “Temporary work, labor practices and gender.”

2006 – Fulbright U.S. Student Program MERCOSUR fellowship & 2007 extension award

Awards

2017 – Rural Sociological Society, Early Career Research Award.

2016 – Sociology of Agriculture and Food Interest Group of Rural Sociological Society, Student Paper Award

2016 – John H. Kolb Award for Academic Excellence, Community & Environmental Sociology (UW-Madison)

2016 – Rural Sociological Society. William R. Freudenburg Graduate Student Travel Award

2015 – Sociology of Agriculture and Food Interest Group of Rural Sociological Society, Student Paper Award

2015 – Genevieve Gorst Herfurth Award for Outstanding Research in Social Studies (UW-Madison)

2014 – Mary Washburn Willets Dissertation Research Award, Center for Research on Gender and Women (UW-Madison)

2012 – Rural Sociological Society Dissertation Research Award

University grants

2014 – Vilas Student Research Grant (UW-Madison)

2014 – Crowe Pre-dissertation and Dissertation Grant (UW-Madison)

2013 – International Internship Development Grant (UW-Madison)

2013 – Scott-Kloeck Jenson International Internship Grant (UW-Madison)

2011 – Graduate Student International Field Research Grant (UW-Madison)

2013-15 – Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies, Graduate Student Research Travel Grants (UW-Madison)

2010-14 – Tinker/Nave Summer Field Research Grants, Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies (UW-Madison)