Veronica's writing about travel, health, and fiction has been recognized nationally and internationally in several competitions.

Travel Writing Awards

Fiction Awards

  • First Place, American Association of Academic Psychiatry 2005 Creative Writing Competition for the short story "Acoustics" published in the journal Academic Psychiatry in Jan-Feb 2006

Journalism Awards

  • American Society for Journalists and Authors 2013 Early Career Scholarship. One of ten scholarship recipients selected from a nationwide pool to attend the ASJA 2013 conference