2018: Grant from the Bavarian American Academy (BAA) for the organization of the international conference “Homo Legens.”

2014-2015: DAAD Postdoctoral Fellowship, Department of English and American Studies,

Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.


2014: Selected through national competition to present my project on critical posthumanism at the annual seminar organized by the Italian Association of North American Studies  (travel grant).


2013 (September-October): BAA Research Fellow at the Eva Hesse Archive of Modernism and Literary Translation.


2011: Travel Grant from the Italian Association of North American Studies  to participate in and

present a paper at the 21st Biennial International Conference, Trento.


2010: Doctoral Fellow at the International Forum for U.S. Studies at the U of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


2009: Tuition scholarship, UCD Clinton Institute Summer School, Dublin.


2007-2010: Doctoral University Fellowship, "Sapienza" University of Rome.