Grants and Awards

Teaching
Year Award Organization Amount
2012 Student Choice Award Residential First-Year Experience Program, UMass Amherst
2011 College Online Teaching Fellow School of Social and Behavioral Science, UMass Amherst $3,000
2011 Course Development Grant Department of Political Science, UMass Amherst $2,500
2008 Debate Coach of the Year Society Advocating More and Better Argumentation, Cross-Examination Debate Association (District 8)
Research
Year Award Organization Amount
2013 Visiting Scholar, Centennial Center American Political Science Association
2013 Warren E. Miller Fellowship in Electoral Politics American Political Science Association $225
2012 Research Travel Grant Gerald R. Ford Foundation $1,250
2012 Research Grant Award Roosevelt Institute $1,250
2012 Harry Middleton Fellowship in Presidential Studies The Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation $5,000
2012 Schlesinger Library Dissertation Grant Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University $850
2012 Research Grant Harry S. Truman Library Institute $1,600
2012 Graduate Research Initiative Program (GRIP) Summer Research and Writing Grant Department of Political Science, UMass Amherst $2,500
2012 Summer Methods Training and Research Grant Department of Political Science, UMass Amherst $1,500
2012 Conference Travel Grant Graduate School, UMass Amherst $800
2011 Conference Travel Grant American Political Science Association $300
2011 Conference Travel Grant Graduate School, UMass Amherst $300
2010 Center for Research on Families’ Methodological Studies Grant UMass Amherst $450