• Robert Spivey Excellence in Scholarship Award (July 2017)
  • John F. Coleman Award for Outstanding Teaching and Research (Spring 2012)
  • NEH Summer Scholar, “The Ethnohistory of Indians in the American South,” at UNC-Chapel Hill (June 12–July 15, 2011)
  • Mary Jo Small Fellowship, Society for Values in Higher Education (Summer 2010)
  • Saint Francis University Faculty Research Grant (Spring 2009)
  • Florida State University Travel Grant (November 2002, April 2003, June 2004)
  • Florida State University Dissertation Research Grant (February 2004)
  • Florida State University Department of Religion Teaching Assistantship (2000-2005)