2014 Cologne Fine Art Prize, Germany 
2014 Sparda Art Prize NRW, Hasen-Tempel, Recklinghausen, Germany 
2013 JaDe-Prize of the JaDe-Foundation (Japanese-German-Foundation), Cologne, Germany 
2009 August Macke Prize, August Macke Curatorial & HSK Meschede, Germany 
2008 Artist in residence "Casa Aguacate", a Puerto Vallarta, Mexico Artists Residency by the Duncan & LeBaron families of Lincoln, NE, USA 
2007 Iserlohn Art Prize, by the Citizens Foundation of the Savings Bank of Iserlohn, Germany 
2002 Artist in residence, Albers Foundation, New Haven, Connecticut, USA 
2001 Critics Award for Visual Arts, German Association of Critics, Berlin, Germany 
96/98 ekwc european ceramic workcentre, s-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands 
1988 Prize of the Jury, International Trienniale for Original Graphics, Grenchen, Switzerland 
83/84 "Nuernberger Stadtzeichnerin", Artist residency grant by Faber-Castell & Nuremberg 
1982 Art prize of Kaiserswerth, Duesseldorf, Germany 
 Prize of the Fountation for Graphic Art in Switzerland, ETH Zuerich, Switzerland 
 Second prize of the International Drawings Triennale of the Youth, Nuremberg 
1981 Grant of the City of Zuerich, Switzerland 
 Art prize of the Kiefer-Hablitzel Foundation, Switzerland