Awards

Rapid Response Research (RAPID) Grant

National Science Foundation

2016

INCLUDES Grant

National Science Foundation

2016

In-Kind Sequencing Support

Earth Microbiome Project

2015

Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders in Marine Science (ATSIMS) Funding

James Cook University, the Australian Institute of Marine Science, Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority, Queensland Government, World Wildlife Fund

2013-2016

ATSE Young Science Ambassador

Australian Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering

2011-2013

Science for Management Award

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority

2011-2012

Virginia Chadwick Award - Best Student Paper

Australian Research Council  Center of Excellence

2011

Best Oral Presentation

AIMS@JCU Seminar Day

2011

Lizard Island Research Fellowship

Australia Museum/Ian Potter Foundation

2011

International Research Scholarship

James Cook University

2010

PhD Mobility Scholarship

Australian National Network in Marine Science

2010

Sir Keith Murdoch Fellowship

American Australian Association

2009

Rottnest Island Research Grant

Rottnest Island Authority

2009

Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarship

American-Australian Fulbright Association

2008

Graduate Research Grant

College of Charleston

2008

Presidential Summer Fellowship

College of Charleston

2007

Fellowship in Applied Marine Genomics

College of Charleston

2007

Best Poster in Class

College of Charleston Graduate Research Poster Session

2007

Phi Beta Kappa National Honors Fraternity

Phi Beta Kappa Society

2006

Kenneth Freedman Award for Social Action

Central Kentucky Jewish Federation

2006

VanMeter Award for Community Involvement

University of Kentucky

2006