2014 Leopold Godowsky Award. Nominated by Curator Jessica May.
2012 Lens Culture International Exposure Award Honorable Mention. Forty Eight States II. Lens Culture.
2011 Critical Mass Finalist. Forty Eight States II. Photolucida.
2011 Galerie Huit Open Salon at Rencontres d’Arles Finalist.
2010 Critical Mass Finalist. West. Photolucida.
2007 Aperture West Book Prize (inaugural). Nominee, 100 artists west of the Mississippi
Center for Photography at Woodstock, Honorable Mention, Forty Eight States, Photography Now ’07
Review Santa Fe Project Competition, Forty Eight States. Top 25 place out of 819 entries
Critical Mass Finalist, Forty Eight States, Photolucida, Portland, Oregon
2004 San Francisco 7x7 Magazine (Chronicle Books), Winner, "Bring on the Night" competition, "Fleet Week on Columbus Avenue"
The Photo Review Winners' Edition 20th Annual Photography Competition 2004, Conversations. Juror Katherine Ware, Curator of Photography, The Philadelphia Museum of Art (currently Curator of Photography, New Mexico Museum of Art)
2003 The Photo Review Winners' Edition 19th Annual Photography Competition 2003, Conversations. Juror W. M. Hunt. Director of Photography, ricco maresca gallery, New York City (currently Partner, Hasted, Hunt, Kraeutler, NYC).