Marianne Hedges Award for Excellence in Poetry

Marianne Hedges Award for Excellence in Poetry


The award is given in memory of Marianne Hedges, a former IUPUI student and a fine poet. This award is for an outstanding poem submitted by an undergraduate or graduate student.


Qualified applicants will be students enrolled at IUPUI in a creative writing class in the last 12 months. First preference will be given to a women.  Students may submit up to three (3) poems. Students may revise and edit their work before submitting it. Do not put your name on any submitted manuscript.

Recipients of the award will be determined in a blind reading competition by an external judge chosen by English Department faculty in the IU School of Liberal Arts on IUPUI's campus.

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