2008 EMMY Winner: Rudy Maxa’s World: Rajasthan
2008 Cine Golden Eagle Winner: Rudy Maxa’s World: Rajasthan and Rudy Maxa’s World: Tokyo
2007 PBS Documentary: Adventures with Purpose: Lord of the Nile won top prize in 2 categories at the 2007 TELLY Awards.
2006: CINE Golden Eagle Award for Smart Travels: Shanghai
2006: American Gem Short Script Contest- Ordinance - top 50 scripts out of 1200
2005: EMMY Winner: Smart Travels: France’s Bordeaux and Dordogne
2005: Grand Prix at GOLDEN PEN AWARDS for best television reporting on Croatia: Smart Travels: Croatia
2004: New York Film Festival Finalist: Smart Travels: Bologna and Emilia Romagna
2004: EMMY Nominee: Smart Travels: The Veneto
2003: TELLY Silver award (highest award) for Smart Travels: French Riviera
2003: CINE Golden Eagle Award for Smart Travels: French Riviera
2001: TELLY Silver Award for Smart Travels: Venice
2001: CINE Golden Eagle Award for Smart Travels: Venice
1998: Awarded screenwriting grant from NEA (National Endowment for the Arts) as part of Northwest Film Forum's Start to Finish Program for creating Feature Film Projects.