• University of Tennessee Faculty of the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences Graduate Professional Promise Award for a PhD Student (2015)
  • University of Tennessee Geology Club Gordon Award for Professional Promise (2015)
  • University of Tennessee Chancellor’s Citation for Professional Promise (2015)
  • Wiley-Blackwell Award for an Outstanding Student Presentation at the 77th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting (2014)
  • Best Professional Presentation by a Doctoral Student Award from the East Tennessee Geological Society (2014)
  • University of Tennessee Geology Club “Rock Solid” Award (2014)
  • McKay Award for Best Student Oral Presentation at the 76th Annual Meteoritical Society Meeting (2013)
  • Excellence in Geology Award from the Knoxville Gem and Mineral Society (2013)
  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Peer Recognition Award (2011)