Fulbright Senior Scholar Award for Lecturing and Research at the University of Erfurt, Germany, March to July, 2005
Maria-Sybilla-Merian-Stipendium, Universität Erfurt, International Office, Research Grant, June to August, 2001.
Fulbright Senior Scholar Award for Lecturing and Research at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität, Jena and the Bibliotheca Amploniana, Erfurt, Germany, January to June, 1998.
National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Research Stipend for work on Robert Kilwardby's Commentary on Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, 1990.
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant to participate in summer seminar, "Virtues and their Vicissitudes", (director, A. O. Rorty), 1989.
Stonehill College Publication and Research Grant, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1987, 1988.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Research Grant with James P. Reilly, 1981 to 1983.
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst, Fellowship for research in Germany, 1978-1979.
Graduate, Magna cum laude, Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, 1979.
Graduate with High Honors, University of Delaware, 1973.
Phi Beta Kappa, University of Delaware, 1973.