Ted Pugh Poetry Award

CPP students are invited to submit their best original poetry for the 2019 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
  • Prizes presented at the annual EML Outstanding Student Reception on April 23
  • Participants submit up to 3 original poems
  • Deadline for submission is Monday, April 15

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 and Foreign Languages, 24-214, (909) 869-3940.