Grants, Awards, and Fellowships

At the panel “Human Rights and Crisis in Literature and Visual Culture” in LASA 2015.

Grant for Cultural Critics from Underrepresented CommunitiesCritical Minded. Spring 2020.

Professional Travel Grant award. Office of the Provost/Dean of Faculty, Colby College. Spring 2020.

Grant for Affiliate Faculty Delivering Presentations at Academic Conferences. Center for the Humanities, Loyola University Maryland. Spring 2019.

Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship. Graduate School, University of Connecticut. Fall 2016.

Human Rights Dissertation Writing Fellowship. Human Rights Institute, University of Connecticut. Summer 2016.

Excellence in Teaching. University of Connecticut. June 2017.

Graduate Award for Outstanding Scholarship. Department of Literatures, Cultures and Languages, Spanish program, University of Connecticut. 2015.

Outstanding Scholars Fellowship (Harriott Fellowship) Graduate School, University of Connecticut. 2012 – 2015.

Predoctoral Award. El Instituto: The Institute of Latina/o, Caribbean and Latin American Studies, University of Connecticut. 2015.

Whetton Fund Grant. El Instituto: The Institute of Latina/o, Caribbean and Latin American Studies, University of Connecticut. 2014.

Predoctoral award. El Instituto: The Institute of Latina/o, Caribbean and Latin American Studies, University of Connecticut. 2013.

Travel Grant. Graduate School, University of Connecticut. 2014, 2017. External Travel Grants. MLA conference, 2017. ACLA Conference, 2018.

Graduate Fellowship. Seminario Andrés Bello, Instituto Caro y Cuervo, Bogotá. 2001 – 2002.