Provost's Literary Prize

1989 Leslie Joyce $300 Dust Devils
1990 Marc Wondra $300 Starburst Balls
1991 Britney Gress $300 Victoria
1992 J.L.S. Morris (Jennifer Smith) $300 Hold Your Babies When They Cry
1993 Erin Ergenbright $300 2 poems: Silverwire; In Her Hands
1994 Michele Thompson $300 3 poems: Growing; Hirsute; Fat Dog Won't Hunt
1995

Erin Ergenbright

Danie Sunday

$150

$150

 

3 poems: Summer in Pretty Little Nowhere; Sister; Rehabilitation

Grandpa's

1996 Cheryl Hills $300 Franken Poodle Tornado Head Blondo from Beyondo and John
1997 Elissa Minor $300 Ilima Flowers
1998 Jeff Chapman $300 In Search of Cool
1999 James Donnelly $300 Motel Del Sol
2000 Tulley Long $300 Chambered Nautilus
2001

Jessica Smith

Peter Jones

$300

$300

Poem: Forgiveness

Survivors

2002

Antonia E. Massa-MaLeod

$300

Abraham's Son

2003

Sarah Cutsforth

Bradley Beckham

$300

$300

Magic Show (poem)

Old Coots and Pink Boots

2004

Kevin Hockett

Kaitlyn Kernek

$300

$300

A Dream (poem)

All by Myself

2005

Camellia Anne Bradley

Jerrold Brunoe

$300

$300

Call it a Story

Back Then, Right Now, and One Day When (poem)

2006 Malynda Shook

Gavin McQuillan

$300

$300

Tulips

Hollywood Revisited

2007 Christie VanLanginham

Sara Gingrich

$500

$500

Petrifaction

Five poems: Pan's Poem, She Said, Robert Valentine, Nephew, and Let the Sunshine In

2008 Tabitha Stickel

Katherine Westermann

$500

$500

A Portrait of Every Child (poem)

Napa Valley

2009

Alexander McElroy

Katherine Lewis

$500

$500

Line of Sight

I Can’t Help You (poem)

2010

Leila Giovannoni

Mark Walsh

$500

$500

Prelude

Another World

2011

Malaya Lualhati

Natasha Renee Mackey

$500

$500

Kayumunggi (for Cheryl)

Seven Points

2012

Kayla Harr

Traci Porter

$500

$500

In the House of the Dying

Patient 152

2013

Ben Davis

Kayla Harr

$500

$500

All a Person Really Needs

Remains of the Family