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Wallace Stevens Poetry Prize Winners

2017

1st: Anna Ziering
2nd: Brian Sneeden
3rd: Jillian Cundari

2016

1st: Eleanor Reeds
2nd: Emily Kraus
3rd: Erick Piller

2015

1st: Abigail Fagan
2nd: Marissa Stanton
3rd: Michael Stankiewicz

2014

1st: Miller Oberman
2nd (tie): Katherine Monica (sample, “The Pitfalls Of Getting Too Personal”) and 
Amber West (sample, “Toddler”)

2013

1st: Nicole Rubin
2nd: Ryan McLean
3rd: Miller Oberman

2012

1st: Matthew Salyer
2nd: Miller Oberman
3rd:  Allegra Berndt

2011

1st: Rebecca Putman
2nd: Timothy Stobierki
3rd: Nicole Rubin

2010

1stPhillip Korth
2nd: Katelyn Aguilar
3rd: Matthew Salyer

2009

1st: Sean Frederick Forbes
2nd: Lori Carriere
3rd: Nicole Rubin

2008

1st: Michael Pontacoloni
2nd: Katrina Leno
3rd: Matthew Harding

2007

1st: Susan Letcher
2nd: Jessica Rosa
3rd (Tie): Matthew Harding and  J. Trent Nutting

2006

1st: Jaclyn Sheltry
2nd: Meghan Maguire Dahn
3rd (Tie): Megan McHugh and Jason Mozzicatto

2005

1st: Jennifer Lynn Holley
2nd: Jacob Overdurff
3rd (Tie): Hannah Marks-Hamilton and Justin Sider

2004

1st: Amanda Cagle
2nd: Kristin Kostick
3rd: Justin Sider

2003

1st: Christopher Anderson
2nd: Amanda Cagle
3rd (Tie): Samuel Blake, Sherlyn Jimenez, and Jacob Wilkenfeld

2002

1st: Robert Dunn
2nd: Christina Dent
3rd: Christopher Anderson

2001

1st: Sumitra Ratneshwar
2nd: Robert Dunn
3rd (Tie): Aaron Bremyer and Meghan Maguire Dahn

2000

1st: Samantha Myers
2nd: Christopher Anderson
3rd: Robert Dunn