2008 Individual Artists bursary, Leitrim County Council in association with Arts Council of Ireland
2007 Arts Council of Ireland, Travel and Mobility award
2005 Cultural Ireland (Department of Arts, Sports and Tourism) Grant, Ireland
1991 Yale University School of Art Full Scholarship
1990 Irish Department of Foreign Affairs Grant, for continued study at the New York Studio School
1989 Fulbright Scholarship, for postgraduate study the United States
1988 Arts Council of Ireland Individual Artist Bursary, for independent work
1987 Arts Council of Ireland Touring Grant, for 3 + 1 Touring Exhibition
1984 University College Cork, First Prize Award, Intervarsity Photographic Exhibition