Religion Newswriters Association

First Place Chandler Award, 2012

“Pentecostal Renewal Transforms Rwanda After Genocide,” Christianity Today magazine
“Feeding the Poor Through Pay-As-You-Can,” Christianity Today magazine
College activists draw on faith traditions to fight human trafficking,” Religion News Service

Second Place Chandler Award, 2013

“Out of the Streets and Jails: Chosen Generation Ministries focuses on recovery,” Columbia Faith & Values
“Lecrae’s Balancing Act: Religion, Race, and Holy Hip Hop,”
“Religious studies professors, students react to Pope Francis election,” Columbia Faith & Values

Evangelical Press Association

First Place Student Writer of the Year, 2012

“Pentecostal Renewal Transforms Rwanda After Genocide,” Christianity Today magazine

Society of Professional Journalists

National Finalist (Top Three in Nation), 2010
Mark of Excellence Awards, Non-Fiction Magazine Article

“Beltway Beginnings,” The Chicago Reporter