Grants and Awards

  • National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow, 2016-present
  • Botanical Society of America Graduate Student Research Award, 2017
  • American Society of Plant Taxonomists Graduate Research Award, 2017
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Botany:
    • Hugh H. Iltis Biodiversity Fund, 2016-2017
    • Davis Research Support, 2016-2018
    • Judith Croxdale Support for Women in Science, 2016
    • Flora Aeterna Award, 2018
  • First prize, Three-Minute Thesis competition at UW-Madison, 2016
  • First prize, Botanical Society of Otago Audrey Eagle Botanical Illustration Contest, 2010, and co-first prize, 2012. Winning informational illustrations described the fern Microsorum pustulatum and the lichen Cladia retipora respectively.