PBS North documentary of the making of Recurrent Stages was nominated for Upper Midwest Regional Emmy Award® (2014)

Recipient of the American Composers Forum and New Music USA's Live Music for Dance Grant (2013)

Featured composer at Catholic University of America’s new music festival (2013)

Awardees Ryan Homsey (music), Adrienne Elisha (music), and Nelson Wei Tan (film/video) receiving the Patricia Kerr Ross Award for the Arts from the State University of New York

Awardees Ryan Homsey (music), Adrienne Elisha (music), and Nelson Wei Tan (film/video) receiving the Patricia Kerr Ross Award for the Arts from the State University of New York

Finalist – RED NOTE New Music Festival Composition Competition (2011)

2nd Place – Children’s Aid Society Chorus “Future Songs of the City” Competition (2011)

Winner – ActorCor 2nd Annual Interfaith Choral Composition Competition (2010)

Semi-finalist – Choral Arts Ensemble International Composition Competition (2009)

Finalist – Young New Yorkers’ Chorus 5th Annual Composition Competition (2009)

Melodious Accord Composer Fellow Scholarship to study with Alice Parker (2008)

Patricia Kerr Ross Award for the Arts from the State University of New York (2007)