MasterMinds Award, Dallas Observer, 2011

U.S. Green Building Council North Texas Chapter Green Ribbon Award for advocacy leadership, 2011, 2010

Preservation Dallas Green Rehab Award, 2009

Rhode Island Foundation Fellowship for outstanding executive directors, 2004

Mayor David Cicilline proclaimed Catherine Horsey Day in Providence, 2004

American Institute of Architects Rhode Island Award for Exemplary Service to the Community, 2003

Fellow, Brown University Institute for Humanities, 2002

Mayor Ron Kirk proclaimed Catherine Horsey Day in Dallas, 2000