Student Academy Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for INDIANA ARIA, taking silver in the documentary category.

Fulbright Graduate Scholarship to make a documentary about global warming in the
South Pacific.

Institute of Journalism and Natural Resources Fellowship for environmental journalism.

Abe Schechter Graduate Scholarship from the Radio/TV News Directors Foundation.

Randy Shilts Scholarship from U.C. Berkeley, for reporting with "exceptional drive and integrity."

Pacific Pioneer Fund grant for documentary production.

Screen Innovation Production Fund grant from Creative New Zealand.