Graduate Engineering Education Consortium for Students (GEECS) Fellow, 2012
One of 30 students selected to attend the NSF Engineering Education Awardees Conference

Engineering Education Ambassador, 2011-2012

      One of three students selected to represent to represent the Virginia Tech Eng. Ed. Department
Virginia Tech Graduate School Travel Grant, 2011

      Awarded a competitive supplement for conference travel and presentation
College of Engineering Dean’s Teaching Fellow, Virginia Tech, 2010-2013

      Competitive three-year fellowship with 28 total awards from 2005-2011 (More information: DTF Program)
Most Outstanding Graduate Woman Award, Mississippi State, 2003

      Awarded to one female graduate student per a year (More information: President's Commission on the Status of Women)
Joseph Barrier Graduate Engineering Fellowship, Mississippi State, 2003-2004

CRA-W Distributed Mentor Project Awardee, 2001

      Matches female undergraduates with female professors for a summer of research and mentoring
NSF Computer Science, Engineering, and Mathematics Fellow, Mississippi State, 2000-2002

Mississippi Eminent Scholars Grant, 1998-2002
Herin-Hess Engineering Scholarship, Mississippi State, 1998-2002

Mississippi State University, President's Commission on the Status of Women , March 2003
Jean is standing in back row, second from left