2015: 21 Leaders of the 21st Century - Women’s ENews 

2016: Book Awards for Jewels of Allah: The Untold Story of Women in Iran

International Book Award in "Women’s Issues"
Eric Hoffer Award for "Best Culture Book"
Eric Hoffer Award for "Best Book Cover"
Eric Hoffer Award for "Best Debut Author"
Indie Book Award for "Historical Nonfiction"
Indie Book Award for "Women’s Issues"
ForeWord INDIEFAB Award for "Women's Studies"
Best Book Award for "Women's Issues"

2018: Trailblazer Award - Barnard College, Columbia University.  

2019: Women of Influence Award - Iranian American Women Foundation (IAWF)

2019: Ellis Island Medal of Honor - Ellis Island Honors Society