• Outstanding Student in Creative Writing, awarded by the University of  Central Arkansas, 2018-2019
  • Finalist, IntersectionsDebut Series Chapbook Contest by Paper Nautilus Press, 2018
  • Third Place, “You Don’t Have to Be Good to Be Nice,” Fiction Category of the ACMA Contest, 2018
  • Wendy Bishop Award for Excellence In Prose, 2017-2018
  • Second Place, “Equality,” Fiction Category of the Murphy Foundation Contest, judged by Trenton Lee Stewart, 2015


  • Runner-Up, “Geographical and Temporal Exile in Maryse Condé’s I, Tituba and Tales From the Heart,” University of Central Arkansas’s Undergraduate Research Symposium, 2018


  • First Place, “How to Guarantee the Perfect Marriage,” Scriptwriting Category of the ACMA Contest, 2018
  • Second Place, “Fixing the Unfixable,” Scriptwriting Category of the ACMA Contest, 2018
  • Inclusion in “The Strand Project,” a collaborative work that combines the writing of 20 playwrights into a full-length script, 2018
  • Davey Marlin-Jones Award for Excellence in Script Writing, 2016-2017