Elena is a 2022 Auschwitz Jewish Center Foundation Fellow. She has also been awarded an 2022-2027 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. She was the 2021 Summer Graduate Student Research Fellow in residence at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
She is also affiliated with the following centers on campus:
Affiliated Graduate Student, Institute of International Studies, UC Berkeley
Affiliated Graduate Student, Institute for the Study of Societal Issues, UC Berkeley
Affiliated Graduate Student, Berkeley Center for Right-Wing Studies, part of the Institute for the Study of Societal Issues, UC Berkeley