Honorary Doctorate, OCADU 2019
Dreamcatcher Award, Dreamcatcher Foundation 2017
Reveal Award, Hnatsyhn Foundation, 2017
Scotiabank Photography Award, 2017
Governor General For Visual Arts Canada Council For The Arts, 2017
Honorary Elder, Aboriginal Curatorial Collective, 2016
Ontario Arts Council Aboriginal Arts Award, Laureate, 2012
Best Feature Film, KISSED BY LIGHTNING Local Focus 3, Kitchener Ontario
2010 Milagro Award, KISSED BY LIGHTNING Santa Fe Film Festival, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2009
Eiteljorg Fellowship, Eiteljorg Museum of Western Art, Indianapolis Indiana 2001
Best Director, Best Actress, HONEY MOCCASIN, Red Earth Film Festival, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, 1998.
Best Film, HONEY MOCCASIN, Dreamspeakers Film Festival, Edmonton, Alta, 1998.
Where We Stand, Contemporary Haudenosaunee Artists, New York State Historical Association, 1995.
Wind and Glaciers Voices II, It Starts With a Whisper, Lincoln Center, New York, New York, 1994
Walking in Beauty Award, It Starts With a Whisper, Two Rivers Film Festival, Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1993.
Emmanuel Hahn Award, Sculpture, Ontario College of Art, 1990
Drawing, Painting/Sculpture Installation, Fine Arts Ontario College of Art, 1990
Mrs. W.O. Forsyth Scholarship, Ontario College of Art, 1990
Louis Odette, Sculpture Award, Ontario College of Art, 1990