University of Alberta Press

Award Winners

Below is a list of titles which have won awards.

 

  • Mounties on the Cover

    Award of Excellence | University & College Designers Association - Winner
    United States
    2017

  • Farm Workers in Western Canada

    Shirley A. McDonald and Bob Barnetson

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Political Science) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

    Alberta Book Publishing Awards, Scholarly and Academic - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • Crow Never Dies

    Larry Frolick

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Adventure & Recreation) - Short-listed
    United States
    2017

  • Rising Abruptly

    Gisèle Villeneuve

    Alberta Readers' Choice Award - Long-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Georges Bugnet Award for Fiction - Winner
    Canada
    2017

    Banff Mountain Book Competition - Mountain Fiction & Poetry - Winner
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Publishing Awards, Trade Fiction - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Ten Canadian Writers in Context

    Marie Carrière, Curtis Gillespie and Jason Purcell

    Independent Publisher Awards, Anthology - Runner-up
    United States
    2017

  • One Child Reading

    Margaret Mackey

    Ewart-Daveluy Indexing Award, Indexing Society of Canada - Winner
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Publishing Awards, Scholarly and Academic - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Sleeping in Tall Grass

    Richard Therrien

    Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Awards, Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • 100 Days

    Juliane Okot Bitek

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Poetry and Literature - Winner
    United States
    2017

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show, Book – Jackets & Covers - Winner
    United States
    2017

    Pat Lowther Award (The League of Canadian Poets) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards (Poetry) - Winner
    United States
    2017

    Dorothy Livesay Poetry Prize (BC Book Prizes) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Canadian Authors Award for Poetry (Canadian Authors Association) - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

    Alberta Book Awards, Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry - Short-listed
    Canada
    2017

  • Weaving a Malawi Sunrise

    Roberta Laurie

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • The Little Third Reich on Lake Superior

    Ernest Robert Zimmermann, Michel S. Beaulieu and David K. Ratz

    Tom Fairley Award / Editors' Association of Canada (Editors Canada) - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Lois Hole Award for Editorial Excellence, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Floyd S. Chalmers Award - Commended
    Canada
    2016

  • Standard candles

    Alice Major

    League of Canadian Poets / Raymond Souster Award - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry – Alberta Literary Awards - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

    Robert Kroetsch Award for Poetry, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Winner
    Canada
    2016

  • Magazines, Travel, and Middlebrow Culture

    Faye Hammill and Michelle Smith

    Scholarly and Academic Book Award, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • Why Grow Here

    Kathryn Chase Merrett

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Winner
    United States
    2016

    Independent Publisher Book Awards, Gold in Canada West - Best Regional Non-Fiction - Winner
    United States
    2016

    Trade Non Fiction, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • Prairie Bohemian

    Trevor W. Harrison

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Short-listed
    United States
    2016

  • A Canadian Girl in South Africa

    E. Maud Graham, Michael Dawson, Catherine Gidney and Susanne M. Klausen

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show — Scholarly Typographic - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • War Paintings of the Tsuu T'ina Nation

    Arni Brownstone

    Melva J. Dwyer Award - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • Trying Again to Stop Time

    Jalal Barzanji

    AAUP Book, Jacket & Journal Show – Poetry & Literature - Winner
    United States
    2016

    Stephan G. Stephansson Award for Poetry – Alberta Literary Awards - Short-listed
    Canada
    2016

  • A Year of Days

    Myrl Coulter

    INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards / Foreword Reviews - Runner-up
    United States
    2016

    Independent Publisher Book Awards, Bronze in Essay/Creative Non-Fiction - Winner
    United States
    2016

  • Street Sex Work and Canadian Cities

    Shawna Ferris

    Manitoba Book Awards / Eileen McTavish Sykes Award for Best First Book - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Scholarly and Academic Book Award, Alberta Book Awards, Book Publishers Association of Alberta - Winner
    Canada
    2016

    Outstanding Scholarship Prize, Women's and Gender Studies et Recherches Feminists Association (WGSRF) - Winner
    Canada
    2017

  • Theatre, Teens, Sex Ed

    Jan Selman and Jane Heather

    The Canadian Association for Theatre Research / Patrick O’Neill Award - Winner
    Canada
    2016