She is a Platinum winner in the 2024 National French Contest.A Platinum winner is the highest award in the Le Grand Concours.   Theaward includes a platinum medal, a plaque for the student, and a Lauréatnational certificate.
Carmen was also recently awarded a full scholarship to the Interlochen Summer Arts Camp. She will be attending a six week long intensive strings program in Michigan. This scholarship is valued at over $10,000.