Honors & Awards

Coha-Gunderson Prize in Speculative Futures,The Humanities Institute, University of California, Santa Cruz, April 2021

Natural History Student Award Recipient, Kenneth S. Norris Center for Natural History University of California, Santa Cruz, March 2021

Irwin Scholar Award Recipient, University of California, Santa Cruz, February 2021

Eduardo Carrillo Memorial Scholarship Award, University of California, Santa Cruz, February 2021

Dean’s Undergraduate Research Award, University of California, Santa Cruz, June 2020

Dean’s Honor List, GPA 4.0, Winter ‘20, Spring ‘20, Fall ‘20, University of California, Santa Cruz

OpenLab Fellowship, What makes us Human An Art + Genomics Convergence, University of California, Santa Cruz, November 2020

Irwin Project Award Recipient, University of California, Santa Cruz, November 2020

Christopher Stephen Fisher Memorial Endowment Recipient, University of California, Santa Cruz, November 2020

California Relief Fund for Artists & Cultural Practitioners Grant, Center for Cultural Innovation, September 2020

Porter Fellowship, University of California, Santa Cruz, August 2020

District 14th Inaugural Recipient, Central Valley Dream Scholarship Program, California State Senate, July 2020

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, University of California, Santa Cruz, July 2020

UCEAP Promise Award, University of California, Santa Cruz, July 2020

Nancy Paschal Field Study Scholarship, University of California, Santa Cruz, June 2020

Irwin Project Award Recipient, University of California, Santa Cruz, November 2019

Young Latino Americans in the Central Valley Award for Philanthropy, Valley PBS, Fresno, CA, September 2013

Sabin Gray Award in Art, College of the Sequoias, Visalia, CA, April 2013

Best Student in the field of Art, Hanford West High School, Hanford, CA, April 2002

Art Scholarship, California State Summer School for the Arts,  CalArts, Valencia, CA, June 1999