• Invited Talk, Automatic species identification in camera-trap images, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, U.S., Spring 2019
  • Invited Talk, Automatic species identification in camera-trap images, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL, U.S., Spring 2019
  • Full Scholarship + Stipend, Feral Swine project, USDA NWRC, Fort Collins, CO, U.S., Spring 2018
  • Full Scholarship, REU program mentor, NSF Laramie, WY, U.S., Summer 2016
  • Full Scholarship + Stipend, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, U.S., 2014-now
  • Full Scholarship (top 1%), National Iranian Master’s public schools' entrance exam, 2007-2009
  • Honorary Degree, ACM ICPC Asia regional, Middle-East section, Tehran, Iran, 2005
  • Honorary Degree, ACM ICPC, Iran contest, Babol, Iran, 2004
  • Full Scholarship (top 1%), National Iranian Bachelor’s public schools' entrance exam, 2003-2007