S, and has awarded cash prizes to nearly ten thousand student poets since the program's inception.
The recognition winning student poets receive provides important validation.
Archive 2018 University & College Poetry Prize Winners 2017 University & College Poetry Prize Winners 2016 University & College Poetry Prize Winners 2015 University & College Poetry Prize Winners Participating Colleges & Universities Agnes Scott College Prize Name: Janef Preston Poetry Prize Founded: 1976 Donor: Agnes Scott College 2019 Prizewinner: Srinidhi Panchapakesan, “Natural Disaster” University of Alabam Prize Name: Hill-Kohn Prize Founded: 1983 Donor: University of Alabama 2019 Prizewinner: No prize awarded Amherst College Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 1959 Donor: Trustees of Amherst College 2019 Prizewinner: Heather Brennan, “Crossings” Aquinas College Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 2001 Donor: Mrs. Turner 2019 Prizewinner: No prize awarded University of Arizona Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 1979 Donor: University of Arizona 2019 Prizewinner: No prize awarded University of Arkansas Prize Name: C. Wright/Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 2019 Donor: Geffrey Davis 2019 Prizewinner: E.
Linda Nemec Foster 2019 Prizewinner: Lukas Isenga, “Get Up, Or, So Help Me I Will Sharpen Optimism into A Spear: in Four Parts” Arizona State University Prize Name: Katherine C. Thomas Jones, “Revision with Blueberries” Auburn University Prize Name: Robert Hughes Mount Jr. Frances Mayes 2019 Prizewinner: Laura Mulqueen, “The Fear Structure” Augsburg University Prize Name: John R.
Hinners & Louise Hinners Sipfle Prize Founded: 1980 Donor: Friends & Family of Louise Hinners Sipfle 2019 Prizewinner: Kathryn Halford, “Dendochronology” University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Prize Name: Ruth Llewellyn Baird Prize Founded: 1966 Donor: Mrs. Wood 2019 Prizewinner: Sarah Patrick, “Uncertain Elegy” Indiana University Bloomington Prize Name: The Vera Meyer Strube Poetry Prize Founded: 2003 Donor: Jean Meyer Aloe 2019 Prizewinner: Austin Araujo, “Watching Him Cross” Indiana State University Prize Name: The Madeline De Gaetano Memorial Poetry Prize Founded: 1996 Donor: Dr. Kleiner 2019 Prizewinner: No prize awarded University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop Prize Name: Harold Taylor Prize Founded: 1957 Donor: The New Hope Foundation 2019 Prizewinner: No prize awarded Johns Hopkins University Prize Name: The Laureen Rita Schipsi Poetry Prize Founded: 2011 Donor: Mr.
Thomas Newton Bolling 2019 Prizewinner: Laura Schelong, “Safe as Houses” Kenyon College Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 1975 Donor: Kenyon College 2019 Prizewinner: Paola Liendo, “Ode to Jigglypuff” Keystone College Prize Name: Edward M.
Alice Louise Haug 2019 Prizewinner: Steven Duong, “Sonnet Crown Whose Four Jewels May Not be Dispensed Without the Written Prescription of a Medical Practitioner” Hamilton College Prize Name: Ralph and Doris Hansmann Poetry Prize Founded: 1962 Donor: Hamilton College 2019 Prizewinner: Ruth Coolidge, “Dane Dehaan Talks to a Bear” Harrisburg Area Community College Prize Name: Dale T. Schnader Award Founded: 1974 Donor: Hofstra University 2019 Prizewinner: Sumayyah Uddin, “Poison” University of Houston Prize Name: Brazos Bookstore/ Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 1983 Donor: Mr. 2019 Prizewinner: Adriana Rewald, “Shocked Quartz” College of the Holy Cross Prize Name: Dominick Lepore Poetry Award Founded: 1992 Donor: Dominick J. Maxwell Quinn, “poem.” (undergraduate) and Jamie Smith (graduate) University of Idaho Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 2009 Donor: Karen Trujillo and Don Burnett 2019 Prizewinner: Caitlyn Curran, “Sister in Recovery” Illinois College Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 2003 Donor: Ms.
Karl Kilian 2019 Prizewinner: Emelie Griffin, “In Summer” Hollins University Prize Name: Gertrude Claytor Poetry Prize Founded: 1971 Donor: Mr. Lepore 2019 Prizewinner: Aubrey Ashmun, “Ode to Katama Beach” Hope College Prize Name: Academy of American Poets Prize Founded: 2002 Donor: Hope College 2019 Prizewinner: Kellyanne Fitzgerald, “Road Trip” Hunter College Prize Name: Catalina Páez & Seumas Mac Manus Award Founded: 1987 Donor: Miss Patricia Mac Manus, Mrs. Deborah Klang Smith 2019 Prizewinner: No prize awarded Illinois Wesleyan University Prize Name: Arthur W.
No restrictions may be made regarding theme or style.
Only registered students of a given participating school are eligible for the prize offered through that institution.