- Hecimovich is one of four educators selected for a Sheila Biddle Ford Fellowship appointment among an incoming class of 23 Fellows for 2014-15.
- The Sheila Biddle Ford Fellowship is intended to bring “emerging as well as established scholars, writers, and artists to the W. E. B. Du Bois Research Institute.”
Winthrop University, "Hecimovich is Part of Second Class of W. E. B. Du Bois Research Institute Fellows" (2014). Winthrop News 2014. 89.