Academy of American Poets/Beloit Poetry Journal Award
Open to students from all departments. Established in 1988 by Loring Williams and sponsored by the Academy of American Poets with support from the Beloit Poetry Journal, this prize is awarded for the best poem or group of poems submitted by students at Beloit College. The Academy of American Poets also recognizes up to three Honorable Mentions, who, along with the winner, will be cited in the Academy’s quarterly magazine, American Poet.
Winner: Benjamin Richmond Katz
Honorable Mention: Adrian Ellis Hughes