- Attack of the Butterflies, National award nomination for scientists that are the inspiration for better Latvia due to their excellence, passion, mission, and stance, Riga, Latvia, May 2016.
- Taureņu uzbrukums, Fonda "Viegli" nominācija personībām, kas ar savu izcilību, degsmi, sūtību, veiksmi, stāju un savpatību iedvesmojušas labāku Latviju, Maijs 2016.
- Entrepreneurial Vision and 2nd Place Awards at S.E.E.D., 4th Annual Spirit of 2007
- Entrepreneurship and Enterprise Development National Collegiate Venture Forum. For the proposal and presentation of wireless sensor technology for medical care.
- Third Place in DAC/ISSCC Student Design Contest, Conceptual category, 2004
- SiGe Prototype Chip Design Implementing CMOS Fixed Bit-Load Drivers and Receivers for Next Generation High-Speed Board-Level Interconnect.
- Second Place in Design Contest by 17th International Conference on 2004
- VLSI Design 2004 (VLSI 2004), Mumbai, India, January 5-9, 2004
- Best Graduate Poster Award by Grad EXPO, University of Pittsburgh 2004, 2003
- Annual prize awarded to graduate student for research in cross-disciplinary fields.
- Mellon Pre-doctoral Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, PA 2002
- Andrew Mellon Fellowships are awarded to students of exceptional ability and promise who are enrolled at the University of Pittsburgh in programs leading to the Ph.D. The fellowship consists of $15,000 stipend plus tuition for one year.
- Best Graduate Poster Award by CS Department, University of Pittsburgh 2002, 2001
- Competition held annually by the department for the best graduate student poster.
- Pre-proposal Graduate Research Award by CS Dept., Univ. of Pittsburgh 2001
- Competition held annually by the department for the best graduate student research.