Finalist, Black River Chapbook Contest, 2016
Judged by the editors of Black Lawrence Press
Finalist, DIAGRAM/New Michigan Press Chapbook Contest, 2016.
Judged by Ander Monson
Runner Up, Boston Review Poetry Contest, 2015.
Judged by Cathy Park Hong
Semifinalist, 92Y “Discovery”/Boston Review Poetry Contest, 2015.
Judged by Timothy Donnelly and Camille Rankine
Nominated, Best New Poets 2013 and 2012.
Nominated by University of Missouri – St. Louis MFA program in creative writing