Awards, Fellowships, and Grants (selected)

External

Visiting Scholar Research Grant, National Museum of Japanese History/National Institute for the Humanities, Sakura-shi, Japan, 2010

Northeast Asia Council Research Grant, Association for Asian Studies, Spring/Summer 2008

Research Fellowship, Japanese Ministry of Education (residency at the University of Tokyo), 2002-2003

Yūtaishō Research Award, Yokohama no kai [Yokohama Association], Japan, 2001

International Women’s Scholarship, College Women’s Association of Japan, 2000-2001

Itoh Foundation USA Fellowship, Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies, Yokohama, Japan, 2000-2001

Hiroko Araki Fowler Scholarship, Inter-University Center for Japanese Language Studies, Yokohama, Japan, 2000-2001

Internal

Interdisciplinary Center for Global Diversity Faculty Travel Grants, Eastern Illinois University, AY 2011-2012 and 2010-2011

Redden Grants for Undergraduate Instruction, Eastern Illinois University Foundation, AY 2010-2011, 2008-2009, 2007-2008, and 2005-2006

Faculty Development Grants, Eastern Illinois University, AY 2005-2009

Faculty Travel Grants, College of Arts and Humanities, Eastern Illinois University, 2009, 2008, and 2006

Outstanding Graduate Faculty Mentor Award, The Graduate School, Eastern Illinois University University, 2007

Summer Research Stipend, Eastern Illinois University, 2005