Awards & Fellowships

2016-present. Atlantic Council South Asia Center, Washington, DC, Nonresident Senior Fellowship

2015, 2016, 2017, 2019. Skidmore College Faculty Development Grant

2018. Skidmore College Faculty Development Committee Ad Hoc Grant

2015-16, 2016-17, 2017-18. Judith Johns Carrico Faculty Grant

2016, 2017. Skidmore College Faculty Student Summer Research Grant

2017. Jacob Perlow Grant, Skidmore College

2014-15. Atlantic Council US-Pakistan Exchange Fellowship

2014. Skidmore College Center for Leadership in Teaching and Learning Course Development Grant

2014. American Institute of Pakistan Studies Travel Grant

2014. Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences Travel Grant

2013-14. Watson Institute for International Affairs Graduate Fellowship [declined, to accept a teaching position]

2012-13. United States Institute of Peace (USIP) Jennings Randolph Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship

2012-13. American Institute of Pakistan Studies Junior Fellowship

2012. Smith Richardson Foundation World Politics and Statecraft Fellowship

2011. Horowitz Foundation for Social Policy Research Grant (Special Recognition: John L. Stanley Award)

2011. James R. Millar Graduate Student Prize from the National Council for Eurasian and East European Research (NCEEER)

2011. New York Public Library Short-Term Research Fellowship

2011. American Political Science Association Centennial Center for Political Science and Public Affairs Fellow

2011. Foreign Language and Area Studies Summer Fellowship, South Asia Summer Language Institute (Urdu)

2011-12. Brown University Graduate School Internal Dissertation Fellowship

2011, 2012, 2013. Brown University Office of International Affairs Research Travel Grant

2010, 2011, 2012. Brown University Graduate School Research Travel Grant

2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013. Brown University Graduate School Conference Travel Grant

2010. Brown University Political Science Department Methods Training Fellowship

2009. IREX U.S. Embassy Policy Specialist Fellowship

2009. Watson Institute for International Affairs Graduate Program in Development Summer Fieldwork Grant

2008-09. Stanley J. Bernstein ’65 Graduate Fellowship, Brown University

2006-07. Fulbright Fellowship

2005. Harvard University Davis Center Research Travel Grant

2005. Harvard University Ukrainian Institute Research Travel Grant

2005. Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Summer Fellowship

2002-03. National Science Foundation Award for the Integration of Research and Education

2002, 2003. Francis Beirne National Essay Contest First Place Prize

2003. Target “All-Around” Award

2003. Wellesley Class Of ‘69 Community Service Award

2002. Centuria of Excellence Award

2001, 2002, 2004. Wellesley College Spirit of Service Award

2001. Youth Venture Grant

2001. Wellesley College First Year Academic Distinction