• McGraw-Hill/Irwin Distinguished Best MMA Conference Paper Award Winner , MMA Spring Conference, 2018
  • Best Paper for the Social Media and Digital Marketing Track, MMA Spring Conference, 2018
  • Graduate Assistantship, University of Iowa, 2011 – 2016
  • INFORMS Marketing Science Doctoral Consortium, 2015
  • Academy of Marketing Science Doctoral Consortium, 2015
  • University of Iowa Graduate College Post Comprehensive Summer Fellowship, 2015
  • Haring Symposium Discussant, 2014
  • Ponder Summer Fellowship, University of Iowa, 2012 – 2014
  • Project Assistantship, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 2007 – 2009
  • Rana Bahadur Shah Gold Medal for “Best MBA Student of Kathmandu University School of Management”, Nepal, 2006
  • Kathmandu University Scholarship, Kathmandu University, Fall 2006
  • Juddha Bahadur Scholarship, Kathmandu University, Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Fall 2005
  • Indian Council of Cultural Relationship full Scholarship, National Institute of Technology, India, 1999 – 2003