Research Fellowships and Grants
2015 Barnard College, Mini-Grant (support to organize a conference on criminal governance in 2017)
2014 International Collaborative Research Grant, Rutgers University
2013 Research Council Grant, Rutgers University
2011 Competitive Faculty Fellowship, Rutgers University
2011 Drugs, Security, Democracy Fellowship, Social Science Research Council / Open Society Foundation
2011 Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York University
2011 Visiting Fellowship, Kellogg Institute for International Studies, University of Notre Dame (Declined)
2010 Dissertation Fellowship, Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation
2008 Predoctoral Fellowship, Ford Foundation / National Academy of Sciences
2008 Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad Fellowship (DDRA), Fulbright-Hays
2008 World Politics & Statecraft Fellowship, Smith Richardson Foundation
2008 Dissertation Fellowship, American Society of Criminology
2008 Peace Scholar Dissertation Fellowship, United States Institute of Peace (Declined)
2008 Grassroots Development Dissertation Fellowship, Inter-American Foundation (Declined)
2008 Dissertation Fellowship, Graduate School, Brown University
2007 Dissertation Research Grant, Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Brown University
2006 Preliminary Dissertation Research Grant, Graduate Program in Development, Brown University

Others Awards
2012 Conference travel grant, Rutgers University, College of Arts & Sciences
2011 Conference travel grant, Universidad de Chile, Centro de Estudios en Seguridad Ciudadana
2010 Conference travel grant, American Political Science Association (APSA)
2009 Conference travel grant (Berlin, Germany), Irmgard Coninx Foundation
2007 Institute for Qualitative and Multi-Method Research Scholarship, Brown University
2006 Fellowship, Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences (S4) Institute
2005 Fellowship, Graduate Program in Development (GPD), Brown University
2001 Full Tuition Scholarship, Graduate School, University of Miami