Dr. Laughlin's research and excavations have been externally funded or affiliated with the following:
- 2021-2022, Andrew W. Mellon-Humanities in Leadership Learning Series (HILLS) Postdoctoral Scholar
- 2019-2020 & 2020-2021, Fulbright Israel Postdoctoral Researcher
- *2019-2020 & 2020-2021, W.F. Albright Institute of Archaeological Research, Associate Senior Fellow*
- 2017-2018, Forum for Theological Exploration (FTE), Doctoral Fellow
- 2017-2018, William Randolph Hearst, Distinguished Doctoral Fellow
- 2016-2017, American Center of Oriental Research (ACOR), Pierre and Patricia Bikai Fellow
- 2016-2017, American Schools of Research (ASOR), Platt Excavation Fellow
- 2016-2017, American Schools of Research (ASOR), Annual Meetings Fellow
- 2015-2016, Columbia University - APAHA: Hadrian's Villa Excavation Fellow
- Fall 2021. Humanities in Leadership Learning Series appoint postdoctoral and faculty fellows.
- Summer 2021. Scholar to Know, Pasts Imperfect.
- September 2019. 2019-2021 Fulbright Israel Postdoctoral Scholar List.
- September 30, 2019. Herald Palladium. Vivian Laughlin Receives Fulbright Award.
- September 25, 2019. Spectrum. Andrews University Graduate Wins Prestigious Fulbright Award.
- September 23, 2019. ABC 57. Recent Andrews University graduate wins Fulbright Award.
- June 2019. American Society of Overseas Research. Graduate Research Spotlight.
- May 10, 2019. Society of Classical Studies. Dissertation Spotlight: Understanding the Roman Appropriation of Ancient Egyptian Religion.
- June 18, 2017. American Center of Research. Vivian Laughlin, 2017-2018 Bikai Fellow.
- April 19, 2017. FTE Announces Recipients of 2017 Fellowship for Doctoral Students.
- Fall 2014. The Institute of Archaeology & Horn Museum Newsletter 354: 1. San Miceli 2014.