Prizes Awarded to Vallum Contributors:

Best Canadian Poetry Anthology 2019 – Yusuf Saadi
Pushcart Prize Winner 2018 – Mary Jo Bang
Pushcart Prize Winner 2015 – Nicole Brossard
Pushcart Prize Winner 2009 – Paul Muldoon
Best Canadian Poetry Anthology 2014 – Aaron Kreuter
Canadian Cover Awards Honourable Mention 2016 – Small Magazines
Expozine Awards Finalist 2015 – Best Book
National Magazine Awards Winner (Gold) 2016 – David McGimpsey
National Magazine Awards Winner (Silver) 2014 – Patrick Lane
National Magazine Awards Finalist 2003, 2004, 2009, 2011, 2015

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