Ted Pugh Poetry Award 2021

Ted Pugh Poetry Award 2021

Apr 1, 2021 5:00 PM to Apr 1, 2021 5:00 PM at Submissions due to Maria Rodriguez April 1

CPP students are invited to submit their best original poetry for the 2021 Ted Pugh Poetry Award. This award is presented in honor of Edward “Ted” Pugh, a CPP alumnus and poet.

Award and submission 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
  • Winners will be recognized on the department's website
  • Application form required: must state financial need and list poem titles
  • Participants submit up to 3 original poems in a separate file without their name
  • Deadline for submission is Thursday, April 1

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 Maria Rodriguez, Department of English & Modern Languages, at mjrodriguez@cpp.edu.