Honors & Awards

Faculty Honors, Fellowships, and Awards

Recipient Award Title Date
Kemi Adeyemi The Black Embodiments Studio, Simpson Center for the Humanities 2017
Angela Ginorio Rural Girls in Science and Computer Summer Camp, Grant from Paul G. Allen Foundation 2000-2001
Angela Ginorio Latinas in Education, Award from the American Association of University Women 1999-2001
Angela Ginorio Rural Girls in Science and Computer Camp, Grant from Microsoft's Community Affairs 1999
Michelle Habell-Pallán Barclay Simpson Prize for Scholarship in Public 2017
Michelle Habell-Pallán Appointed Director of the Certificate in Public Scholarship, Simpson Center for the Humanities 2016
Michelle Habell-Pallán Society of Scholars Fellowship - Beat Migration: Sounds of Cultural Citizenship 2016 
Michelle Habell-Pallán Royalty Research Fund Fellowship - Transmediating American Sabor: U.S. Latinos in Popular Music for the Digital Humanities 2015 
Michelle Habell-Pallán Digital Humanities Commons Summer Fellowship Grant - Women Who Rock 2014-2015
Michelle Habell-Pallán Invited to join the Advisory Board of "Chicana/Latina Studies: The Journal of Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social"  2014
Michelle Habell-Pallán  UW Teaching Technology Fellow 2013 
Michelle Habell-Pallán Simpson Center Fellow 2013
Regina Yung Lee Mellon Summer Fellow for New Graduate Seminars in the Humanities: Feminist New Media Studies 2017
Priti Ramamurthy Fulbright-Nehru Academic & Professional Excellence Award for Research 2017-2018
Priti Ramamurthy Conference: For a Poetics of Subaltern Life-Worlds: New Research, New Imaginaries of Informal Economies in Contemporary India, Simpson Center for the Humanities 2017
Priti Ramamurthy ACLS Collaborative Research Fellowships, In The Country and the City: For a Poetics of Informal Economies in Contemporary India, geographer Vinay Gidwani (Associate Professor, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities) and gender, women, and sexuality studies scholar Priti Ramamurthy (Professor, University of Washington, Seattle) document the experiences, life-making activities, and desires of poor urban migrants working in India’s cities while remaining connected to the villages from whence they came. 2015-2016 
Priti Ramamurthy Senior Research Fellowship, American Institute for Indian Studies 2006-2007
Priti Ramamurthy Royalty Research Fellowship, University of Washington 2006-2007
Priti Ramamurthy Modern Girl Around the World Research Project with Professors Tani Barlow, Madeline Dong Yue, Uta Poiger, Lynn Thomas and Alys Weinbaum; Sponsored by Simpson Center for the Humanities, Institute for Transnational Studies, the UW Graduate School, Comparative Law and Society Center, and the Allen Libraries Endowment  
Chandan Reddy Society of Scholars Fellowship, Beat Migration: Sounds of Cultural Citizenship 2016
Amanda Swarr Society of Scholars Fellowship, Forcing Sex: Violent Contestations over South African Masculinities 2016
Amanda Swarr The Sylvia Rivera Award in Transgender Studies, Sex in Transition 2014 
Amanda Swarr Honorable Mention in 2014 Distinguised Book Award, Sex in Transition 2014
Amanda Swarr Royalty Research Fund Fellowship, Forcing Sex 2013-2014
Sasha Welland Digital Humanities Summer Fellow: Monumental Ephemeral: Gender and Globalization in Chinese Contemporary Art 2017
Sasha Welland Ethnography Unbound: Experiments in New Scholarship, Simpson Center for the Humanities 2016
Sasha Welland Society of Scholars Fellowship, Cancer Aesthetics: A Feminist Manifesto on the Meantime of Life and Death 2016
Sasha Welland Simpson Center - Speaker Series, Ethnographic Aesthetics: Image, Sound, Word 2014-2015
Sasha Welland Digital Humanities Commons Summer Fellowship Grant 2014-2015
Sasha Welland New Geographies of Feminist Art 2011-2012
Shirley J. Yee Royalty Research Grant, University of Washington 2000-2001
Shirley J. Yee Senior Society of Scholars Program, Center for Humanities, University of Washington 2000-2001
Shirley J. Yee Humanities Alumni Award of Distinction, Ohio State University  June 2000

 Graduate Student Honors, Fellowships, and Awards

Recipient Award Title Date
alma khasawnih Mellon Fellow for Reaching New Publics 2017-2018
Tylir McKenzie The Marie Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching 2017
Akanksha Misra AIIS Research Fellow 2017-2018
Akanksha Misra P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship 2015-2016
Akanksha Misra Chester Fritz Fellowship for International Research and Study 2006-2007
Akanksha Misra Sakip Sabanci International Research Award 2014
Akanksha Misra American Assoc. of University Women Fellowship 2013-2014
Michelle Morado-Peters National Women's Studies Association (NWSA) Graduate Scholarship 2017
Logan O'Laughlin AAUW American Dissertation Fellowship 2017-2018
Logan O'Laughlin CLIP Fellow 2016-2018
Elizabeth Ramirez Arreola Marie Doman Award for Excellence in Teaching 2017
Elizabeth Ramirez Arreola GO-MAP Dissertation Fellowship for 2017-2018: "They Want My Hands not My Brains," - Mapping the Gendered and Racilized Journeys of Latin American Women Accessing and Surviving in the U.S. Higher Education System 2017-2018
Jey Saung CLIP Fellow 2017-2018
Yiyu Tian China Studies Research Grant 2017
Yiyu Tian Global (GO) Health Fellowship 2017
Yingyi "Stephanie" Wang Kevin Hummer Point Scholar, Point Foundation 2017
Jiwoon Yu-Lee Nancy Hartsock Prize for Best Graduate Paper in Feminist Theory: Paradoxical Consciousness: Cyclical Time, Strikes, and Workers' Perplexity 2017
Jiwoon Yu-Lee The Martha Duggan Fellowship in Caring Labor, Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies 2016-2017
Shuxuan Zhou Dean's Medal in Social Sciences 2017