- NSF Graduate Research Fellowship: 2007-2010.
- 1 of 1000 recipients awarded nationally (~5%), 3 years of funding
- Clare Booth Luce SWE (Society of Women Engineers) Scholarship: 2007-2008.
- Top National SWE scholarship awarded to one high-achieving female in higher education
- SWE Baltimore/Washington Scholarship, 2006.
- 1 of 5 awarded in the local region
- Raymond M. Galantine Award: 2004.
- Recognizes 1 outstanding engineering student at SCU who has demonstrated a commitment to putting into practice the Catholic and Jesuit ideal of people in the service of others.
- James F. Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation, Div IV Silver Award, 2004.
- Best of Session, Santa Clara University Interdisciplinary Engineering Session for Senior Capstone: 2004.
- Awarded to top interdisciplinary senior design team
- Faculty Recognition for Technical Excellence: 2004.
- 1 of 8 recipients in SCU computer engineering awarded.
- National Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Scholarship, 2004.
- Silicon Valley Engineering Council Engineering Education Scholarship: 2004.
- 1 of 6 recipients in Northern California awarded for academic and campus-wide involvement.
- Dean’s Scholar: 2000-2004.
- Merit-based fellowship awarded to top students in engineering, renewable for 4-years.
- Southwest Medical Center Scholarship: 2000.
- 1 of 5 recipients selected based on community service, 500+ hours volunteering at hospital
- GRASSROOTS Travel grant, IEEE International Conference of Robotics and Automation (up to $500 to visit labs in Japan).
- Travel Award & Conference Attendee, 2004 Grace Hopper Conference, October 2004.
- American Association of University Women (AAUW) Conference for College Women Student Leadership Attendance Scholarship, 2003.
- 100 female leaders from all majors chosen for a leadership workshop at Brown University.