Cinq Canciones, Opus 101 Mu Phi Epsilon National Competition Award - 1993

"Vessesl of Honor", Opus 113
American Guild of Organists Competition Award - 1995

Symphony III, Opus 119 Mu Phi Epsilon National Competition Award - 1997
Margaret Fairbanks Jory Copying Assistance Program Grant of the American Music Center, made possible through grants from the National Endowment for the Arts, Mary Flagler Cary Charitable Trust, Helen F. Whitaker Fund, Chase Manhattan Bank, and the California Council Challenge Program - 1997

Woodwind Quintet, Opus 124 American Composers Forum Commission - 1997

Opera: "Gaia Sophia", Opus 125 San Francisco Arts Commission Grant - 1998

Meet the Composer, Inc. Grant supported by ASCAP, the Mary Duke Biddle Foundation, The Greenwall Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts & the Virgil Thomson Fund - 1998

Song Cycle: 'Trees', Opus 129 Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia Univ. Grant - 1999

"La Madre", Concert Aria, Opus 130 James Irvine Foundation Commission - 1999

Retrospective Concert City of Oakland Individual Artists Grant Cultural Funding Program - 1999

"Earth, Air, Fire, Water", Opus 132 American Composers Forum - 2000
ASCAP ASCAPLU$ Award - 2001

Suite for Handbells & Orchestra, Opus 102 Arrangement for Handbells & Organ American Music Center Copying Assistance Grant - 2001