Daphne Lei | Honors and Awards
UCI Humanities Center grant for “Performing Affective Borders” (Border and Belonging Series) ($250). UCI Humanities Center, UC Irvine, November, 2019.
Illuminations, UC Irvine. “(I’m)Migrant Series.” 2018-2019.
Medical Humanities Grant for “From 626 to 949: Exploring Stigma, Mental Health, and Healing in Asian American Communities.” Medical Humanities, UC Irvine. April, 2018.
Medical Humanities Grant for "Thriving in Differences: An Interdisciplinary Conference on 'Strange' Body, Ethnicity, and Language." Medical Humanities, UC Irvine. April, 2017.
Co-PI. Medical Humanities Grant for "Sound, Movement, and Sensibility" Symposium. Medical Humanities, UC Irvine. October, 2016.
Tom Angell Fellowship (exceptional mentorship of graduate students). Graduate Division, UCI, 2016.
DECADE Mentor Graduate Diversity Award for "Dramatic Transformations"
Cultural Diversity Research Grant
CORCL Special Research Grant
Pacific Rim Development Grant
University of California
Center for Asian Studies, UCI
Asian Performance Colloquium, MRGIPC
Single Investigator Innovation Grant
Council on Research, Computing and Library Resources (CORCLR), UCI
Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Fostering Undergraduate Research
Andrew W. Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Humanities
Drama Department, Stanford University
American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR)
Arts First Council Grants
Winner, Debut Panel Paper Competition
“Wang Zhaojun on the Border: Intercultural Conflict and the Objectification of Women in Pre-Modern Chinese Drama”
Association for Asian Performance (AAP)