College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Ted Pugh Poetry Award

Flyer with information about the Ted Pugh Poetry Award

CPP students are invited to submit their best original poetry for the 2017 Ted Pugh Poetry Award. This award is presented in honor of Edward “Ted” Pugh, a CPP alumnus and poet.

Submission and award information:

  • Up to $200 in prizes for best original poem or poems judged as a body of work
  • Open to all Cal Poly Pomona students
  • Prizes presented at the annual EFL Outstanding Student Reception
  • Participants submit up to 3 original poems
  • Deadline for submission is Friday, April 28

To apply, submit an Application Form, which must include a statement of financial need and a list of the poem titles. Do not include any identifying information (name or contact information) on the poems themselves. Submit the form and poems to Deborah Escalante, Department of English and Foreign Languages, 24-211, (909) 869-3940.