Residencies, Juries, Honors, and Service

Residency and Merit-Based Grant, Nonfiction, Vermont Studio Center, October 2017

Finalist, 2017 Robert and Adele Schiff Awards in Prose, The Cincinnati Review

Finalist, 2017-2018 Workspace Residency Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC)

Finalist, Tuition Scholarship in Nonfiction, Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, 2015; 2016; 2017

Research Residency, Wertheim Study, New York Public Library, 2017; 2012; 2011; 2010

Judge, 2016 Gibson Peacock Prize for Creative Nonfiction, University of Pennsylvania

Judge, 2016 Bechtel Prize, presented by Teachers & Writers Collaborative

Finalist, 2012 Deadline Club Award in Social Media, “Watching and Tweeting Andy Warhol’s ‘Empire,’ Society of Professional Journalists

Volunteer, PEN Prison Writing Mentor, 2012-2014

Runner-up, 2012 Magazine Contest, Georgetown Review

Honorable mention, 2010 Writing Contest, The Atlantic