Honors

2022
Third Place, 1455 Literary Arts Young Poets Contest
Winner, Columbia College Chicago’s Young Authors Writing Competition
Finalist, Seventh Annual Narrative High School Writing Contest
Honorable Mention, Leonard L. Milberg '53 Poetry Prize
Finalist, Nancy Thorp Poetry Prize
Honorable Mention, Beloit Chad Walsh Chapbook Contest
Finalist, Incandescent Review Art and Writing Contest
Merit Winner in Poetry, National Youngarts Competition

2021
Commended, The Pop Culture Poetry Challenege for “Sestina for Black Cindy”
Selected, Teen Sequins Age 15 for "40th Road Flushing"
Selected, Nassau County High School Juried Exhibit & Competition (x)
The President’s Volunteer Service Award Gold for work with the Princeton Learning Experience
Gold Medal, National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for “To Be Bound”
Finalist, Columbia College Chicago’s Young Authors Writing Competition
Finalist, Smith College Poetry Prize for “Pixie Dust” selected by Erika Meitner (x)
Honorable Mention, Nancy Thorp Poetry Prize
Regional Winner, National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards 2021 for Poetry, Dramatic Script

2020
The President’s Volunteer Service Award Gold for work with the Princeton Learning Experience and the Asian American Coalition for Education
Winner, 44th Annual Cisco Writer’s Club Contest for “honeysuckle”
Honorable Mention, George Montgomery Wildlife Art Contest(x)
Honorable Mention, Nancy Thorp Poetry Prize
Regional Winner, National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards for Art

2019
Judge’s Pick, Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Competition. Judge’s Pick (x)
Honorable Mention, Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest
Selected, NCTE Promising Young Writers(x)
Regional Winner, Scholastic 2019 for Short Story, Poetry