Grants/Award

 HONORS, AWARDS AND FELLOWSHIPS

Research Awards & Grants

2019 Brent K. Marshal Graduate Student Paper Award, 1st Place, SSSP Environment and Technology Section, for the paper “A Cloud with no Silver Lining: The Bhopal Disaster and the Slow Violence of Social and Environmental Destruction.”$200 
2019 Chancellor’s Citation for Extraordinary Professional Promise, University of Tennessee  
2019 3MT Competition Finalist, University of Tennessee$150 
2018 SSSP Racial/Ethnic Minority Graduate Fellowship$15,000 
2018 Yates Dissertation Fellowship, University of Tennessee$10,000 
2018 Penley-Thomas-Allen Fellowship, University of Tennessee$10,000 
2018 W. K. McClure Scholarship for the Study of World Affairs, University of Tennessee$4,950 
2018 Graduate Student Research Award, Department of Sociology, University of Tennessee  
2017 Progress and Innovation Award, Department of Sociology, University of Tennessee$1,700 
2017-18 Chancellor Fellowship, University of Tennessee$7,000 
2015 J. Wallace & Katie Dean Fellowship, University of Tennessee$15,000 
2014 Excellence in Research, Department of Sociology, Ohio University  
2014 Shelly Fund, Ohio University, on “Risk Society and Fukushima Meltdown.”$600 
2008 Merit Award (M.S.S.), Department of Sociology, Shahjalal University  
Travel Awards 
2020 Erwin O. Smigel Award (canceled due to Covid-19), Society for the Study of Social Problems$500 
2019 Student Forum Travel Award, American Sociological Association$250 
2019 International Association for Society and Natural Resources Student Scholarship$200 
2018 ASA mini-conference (Race and the Environment), Bridging the Gap$500 
2016-19 Graduate Student Travel Award, University of Tennessee$600×4 
Teaching Awards 
2019 Chancellor’s Citation for Extraordinary Professional Promise, University of Tennessee  
2018 Graduate Student Senate Excellence in Teaching, University of Tennessee  
2017 Graduate Student Teaching Award, Department of Sociology, University of Tennessee