United States’ State Department Visiting Speaker and Specialist Grant, August 2008.
Graduate Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 2008.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Dissertation Completion Fellowship, 2007-2008.
Organization of American States (OAS) Research Fellowship, 2006-2007.
Ford Foundation and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dissertation Research Fellowship, 2006-2007.