Honors & Fellowships (Selected)

  • UIC Chancellor’s Student Service Award, 2019.
  • Honorable Mention: Ericsson Innovation Awards 2018. Selected as one of the top 3 ideas in the Americas competition region.
  • CRA-E (Computing Research Association - Education) Graduate Fellow, 2017-2019.
  • Speaker: Girls Who Code – Summer Immersion Program, 2017.
  • UIC Chancellor’s Graduate Research Award, 2016.
  • Panelist: UIC International Teaching Assistants’ Orientation, 2016.
  • Speaker: UIC Women in Science and Engineering (Center for Research on Women and Gender), 2016.
  • Speaker: Girls Who Code – Hour of Code, 2016.
  • RSA Personality of the Year Award - Best Internal Team, Accenture, 2014.
  • Propel Award, Accenture, 2013.
  • Recognized for proposing innovative ideas for “Ideas at Work”, Accenture, 2013.
  • Celebrating Performance Award, Accenture, (multiple times) 2010 - 2014.
  • Best Outgoing Student Award, Selvam College of Technology, 2010.

Travel Awards

  • NSF Travel Award, ACM SIGSPATIAL Conference, 2018.
  • UIC Graduate Student Council Travel Award, ACM SIGSPATIAL Conference, 2017.
  • NSF Travel Award, ACM SIGSPATIAL Conference, 2017.
  • Google Travel Grant, Grace Hopper Conference, 2017.
  • NSF Travel Award, ACM SIGSPATIAL Conference, 2016.
  • UIC Graduate Student Council Travel Award, UrbanGIS Workshop (ACM SIGSPATIAL Conference), 2016.
  • PLMW at ICFP Scholarship Award, SIGPLAN, 2015.
  • CRA-W funding, CRA-Women Grad Cohort Workshop, 2015.

Committee/Community Services

  • Student Volunteer, 26th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, 2018.
  • Student Volunteer, 25th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, 2017.
  • Sub-reviewer, 3rd International Workshop on Visualization and Interaction for Ontologies and Linked Data (VOILA), 2017.
  • WEMENTOR, Society of Women Engineers (SWE) UIC Chapter, 2017.
  • Student Volunteer, 29th International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM), 2017.
  • Student Volunteer, International Conference on Management of Data (ACM SIGMOD), 2017.
  • Student Volunteer, 24th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, 2016.