Judged the nonfiction category for Sonora Review’s 2017 writing contest.
Received one-year research assistant stipend from Bonn’s Maria von Linden-Förderprogramm.
Head of a sub-project (Teilprojekt) of the new Sonderforschungsbereich “Macht und Herrschaft – Vormoderne Ordnungen in transkultureller Perspektive.” Four years of funding for one full-time postdoctoral position.
Shortlisted for the James Beard Foundation’s MFK Fisher Distinguished Writing Award.
Inducted into the Junges Kolleg of the Nordrhein-Westfälische Akademie der Wissenschaften und der Künste (4 year term, 10,000 Euro per year)
Humboldt Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Researchers, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2 years, 54,000 Euro total)
American Association of University Women (AAUW) American Fellowship ($30,000), declined
Invited to selection conference for “Post-doctoral Fellowships in the Humanities at Universities and Research Institutes in Germany,” VolkswagenStiftung/Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, withdrew from competition.
Post-doctoral Mellon Fellowship, Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, Toronto (35,000 CAD), declined
Early Career Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh Humanities Center ($45,000), declined
Stipended External Newhouse Faculty Fellowship, Susan and Donald Newhouse Center for the Humanities, Wellesley College ($50,000), declined
Research and Travel Grant, University Research Council, SMU
Summer Salary Research Grant, URC, SMU
James A. Veech Prize for best dissertation, Yale English Department
Whiting Fellowship in the Humanities
Mellon /ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship, declined
Charlotte W. Newcombe Dissertation Fellowship, declined
Co-winner, Noah Webster Prize for best essay on the history of the English language, Yale
John F. Enders Award for summer dissertation research, Yale
First Honorable Mention, Noah Webster Prize
A. Bartlett Giamatti Fellowship, Yale
M.Phil. Fellowship in Medieval Studies, Yale
Yale University Fellowship
Grand Prize, Early English Books Online in Undergraduate Studies Essay Competition for 2002
Arthur Barker Prize for Highest Standing in the English Specialist Programme, Trinity College, University of Toronto
George Gray Falle Scholarship for High Achievement in English, Trinity College
John Pettigrew Scholarship in English, Trinity College
Chancellor R.C. Berkinshaw Scholarship, Trinity College
University of Toronto Scholar
Canadian Merit Scholarship Foundation/Bank of Montreal Regional Award
Miller Thompson Foundation Scholarship