Lifetime Award for Excellence in the Arts, 1990

Governor General's Award for Poetry, 1995
Saskatchewan Order of Merit, 1989

Lifetime Award for Excellence in the Arts, 1990 - Anne Szumigalski

Anne Szumigalski was a founding member of the Saskatchewan Writers Guild, the Saskatchewan Writers/Artists Colonies, AKA artist-run centre and GRAIN magazine. She has served as editor and mentor to many, written seven poetry collections, published in journals, magazines and anthologies, and collaborated on radio dramas and poetry projects. She has been recognized with Saskatchewan poetry awards, Writers Choice awards, Saskatchewan Book Awards and two nominations for the Governor General's Award for Poetry prior to receiving the award in 1995.