awards

Order of Merit Award

University of California, Irvine
2018

The Order of Merit is awarded annually to approximately 2% of the Social Sciences graduating class. Students are recognized not only for their academic excellence but also for original research, leadership activities, and service contributions to the School of Social Sciences, UCI campus, or community.

Dean’s Honor List

University of California, Irvine
2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

Awarded for completing the quarter with a G.P.A. higher than a 3.5.

Student Sales & Marketing Fellow

National Sales Network
September 2017; October 2015

Chosen as 1 of 100 from 1,500+ undergraduate & MBA applicants to participate in a business leadership conference. During the conference, students engage in interactive workshops on branding, sales, and marketing hosted by various company executives and collaborate with teams to pitch marketing and sales plans for Fortune 500 companies.

Global Internship Award

University of California Education Abroad Program
April 2017

Awarded for exceptional international experiences and contributions to the community during study abroad period.

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholar

U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs
November 2016

Chosen out of 2,800 applicants and awarded for international academic and professional endeavors.

UCEAP Promise Award

University of California Education Abroad Program
November 2016

Awarded for academic merit and integration of study abroad program into my academic and career goals.

2016 Media Fellows Scholar

The Washington Media Scholars Foundation
August 2016

Awarded for academic merit and leadership initiatives pertaining to media, marketing and mass communication.

2016 Distinguished Anteater Scholar 

The University of California, Irvine Alumni Association
June 2016

Selected as one of thirteen scholars from an applicant pool of 150+ students for demonstrating commitment to UC Irvine through involvements and contributions to UC Irvine affiliated programs, clubs or projects. This award is merit based.

2016 Marketing EDGE Digital Marketing Summit 

Marketing EDGE
June 2016

One of forty students nationwide selected to participate in the Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit in New York City. The week consisted of keynote speakers, professional development workshops and various networking events with New York’s top marketers and agencies.  

Mirasol Travel Award

European Languages & Studies Department
May 2016

Awarded a travel stipend for a detailed proposal of study abroad plans, actions and goals in Berlin, Germany; including entrepreneurship immersions, technology marketing research and professional development. 

Panhellenic Daphne Scholar

Newport Harbor Areas Alumnae
May 2016

Chosen as 1 out of 500+ Panhellenic members at the University of California, Irvine for dedication to education as well as participation in sorority, campus and community activities.

APAPA Scholar

Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association
April 2016

Selected for commitment to the Asian Pacific Islander community, leadership contributions and academic achievements.

Friends of Study Abroad Scholar

University of California, Irvine
March 2016

Awarded a scholarship to the Freie Universität Berlin European Studies Program: Fall 2016 for demonstrating a strong academic record and plans to start a project and volunteer abroad.

UC Irvine Greek Life Outstanding New Initiate (2nd runner-up) 

University of California, Irvine Greek Life
February 2016

Chosen from over 800 new members in both Panhellenic and Fraternity for demonstrating a high standard of scholarship and leadership in the chapter, campus, and Greek Community.

2016 Forté College to Business Leadership

Forté Foundation
February 2016; March 2015

Selected nationally to join a group of 100 women interested in business to attend a leadership conference in Irvine, California.

Table Topics Speech Contest

ZotSpeak Toastmasters
March 2015

Chosen to represent UC Irvine Toastmasters at the Area Contest for the Table Topics® round, where speakers are given 2 minutes for an impromptu speech on a random topic.

Clinton Global Initiative

Clinton Foundation
January 2015

Selected for Project A(bridge),  a summer project proposal that aims to bridge the educational gap for first-generation students through summer sessions of college workshops, mentorships, and skill-building activities.

The Susan & Jack Robertson Social Justice & Equal Rights Scholarship

The Robertson Family Foundation
June 2014

In recognition of my active community involvements and various civic engagements.

Youth Leader Citation Award

Awana Ministry
June 2014

In recognition for my ten-year involvement in the Awana Ministry.

Virtual Business Scholarship

Knowledge Matters, Inc
May 2014

Selected for achievements and interest in business marketing and online entrepreneurship.

Miss Rancho Bernardo: Miss Highest G.P.A.

Miss Rancho Bernardo Pageant
May 2013

Participated in the 2013 Miss Rancho Bernardo Pageant and held the highest grade point average among pageant participants.

Silver Star

Rancho Bernardo High School
June 2012; June 2013; June 2014

Awarded by Rancho Bernardo High School in recognition of achieving a grade point average above a 4.0.

AP Scholar Award

College Board
July 2012; July 2013; July 2014

Granted to student who receive high scores on more than 3 AP exams.

Union Tribune San Diego Achievement Award

Union Tribune
September 2012

Awarded by the Union Tribune San Diego to varsity student athletes who excel in their respective sport and grade point average.