E. E. Cummings: Poems

Awards

During his lifetime, Cummings received numerous awards in recognition of his work, including:

  • Dial Award (1925)
  • Guggenheim Fellowship (1933)
  • Shelley Memorial Award for Poetry (1944)
  • Harriet Monroe Prize from Poetry magazine (1950)
  • Fellowship of American Academy of Poets (1950)
  • Guggenheim Fellowship (1951)
  • Charles Eliot Norton Professorship at Harvard (1952–1953)
  • Special citation from the National Book Award Committee for his Poems, 1923–1954 (1957)
  • Bollingen Prize in Poetry (1958)
  • Boston Arts Festival Award (1957)
  • Two-year Ford Foundation grant of $15,000 (1959)

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