Pushcart Prize

Awards aren't everything ... but they're a barometer of a program's (and its students') success. This page lists recent awards received by our MFA and BA alumni. Use the search boxes below to look up one of our alumni by name. If you click on an alum name below, you will see more book publications and awards by that alum. If you click on the award name, you will see a list of our other alumni who have won the same award.

Awards

Alumni Award/Org Date/Book (if applicable)
Ron Riekki
(MFA-Fiction 2002)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2021-11-15
Poetry
Austin Smith
(MFA-Poetry 2012)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2021-09-15 (News)
Fiction
Kiki Petrosino
(BA 2001)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2019-09-01
Poetry
Sean Shearer
(MFA-Poetry 2019)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2019-09-01
Poetry
Chun Ye
(MFA-Poetry 2006)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2018-09-01
Fiction
Safiya Sinclair
(MFA-Poetry 2014)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2018-09-01
Poetry
Chun Ye
(MFA-Poetry 2006)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2017-09-01
Poetry
Lisa Russ Spaar
(MFA-Poetry 1982)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2016-09-01
Poetry
Tina Blevins
(MFA-Fiction 2008)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2014-09-01
Fiction
Donald Platt
(MFA-Poetry 1987)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2012-09-01
Poetry
Susanne Paola Antonetta
(MFA-Fiction 1989)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2012-09-01
Nonfiction
Aja Gabel
(MFA-Fiction 2009)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2011-09-01
Fiction
Eleanor Henderson
(MFA-Fiction 2005)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2010-09-01
Fiction
Lydia Peele
(MFA-Fiction 2006)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2009-09-01
Fiction
Charles McLeod
(MFA-Fiction 2005)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2009-09-01
Fiction
Chris Forhan
(MFA-Poetry 2003)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2008-09-01
Poetry
Lydia Peele
(MFA-Fiction 2006)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2008-09-01
Fiction
Mary Ann Samyn
(MFA-Poetry 1996)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2007-09-01
Poetry
Michael Parker
(MFA-Fiction 1988)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2004-09-01
Fiction
Chris Forhan
(MFA-Poetry 2003)
Pushcart Prize
Pushcart Press
2002-09-01
Poetry

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