2018 Women Who Inspire Awards, Coalition of Muslim Women, Kitchener, ON
2016 Waterloo Region Arts Awards (Visual Arts category), Waterloo, ON
2016|12|08|06|04 Ontario Arts Council Exhibition Assistance Grant
2015 nominated for Jameel Prize, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK
2014 Research/Creation Grant in Fine Arts, Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada, co-applicant in multi-disciplinary project with Patrick Mahon (Western University, principal applicant) & Gu Xiong (University of Biritish Columbia)
2014 Ontario Arts Council Production Grant: Mid career Artist
2012 Region of Waterloo Arts Fund Production Grant, Waterloo, ON.
2011|08|05 Ontario Arts Council Production Grant: Emerging Artist
2010 University of Western Ontario Graduate Thesis Research Award
2010|09|08 University of Western Ontario Graduate Research Scholarship
2008 University of Western Ontario Graduate travel Grant
2004 Central Canada Semi-finalist: RBS Investments’ Canadian Painting Competition, Toronto, ON.
2003 Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery Volunteer Award, Waterloo, ON.
2003 Liz Edwards Memorial Award, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON.