- Brazilian International Press Award
   Best musician promoting Brazilian Musician in the U.S. (2009, 2010, 2011 Editions)
Academic Awards
- Pi Kappa Lambda, granted by the U.S. National Honor Music Society        for a relevant and pioneer doctoral research.

    Mindfulness Meditation: a New Tool for Understanding and Regulating Musical    Performance Anxiety (MPA) - an Affective Neuroscientific Perspective

         University of Miami, Coral Gables, US, Chairman: Mr. Ross Harbaugh - approved May 2004.


- Tri-M Music Society
    granted by the U.S. National Association of Music Education, 2005 - for her work as Orchestra Director at Felix Varela Senior High, a performing arts school in Miami, FL.