Press releases

August 21, 2014
Margalit Fox and Kiese Laymon win Stanford's 2014 Saroyan Prize for Writing

May 6, 2014
Shortlist Announced for 2014 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

September 10, 2013
Stanford University Libraries Opens Submissions for 2014 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

August 1, 2012
Winners, Finalists Announced for 2012 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

May 15, 2012
Shortlist Announced for 2012 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

September 6, 2011
Stanford University Libraries Announces 2012 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

August 25, 2010
Saroyan Prize Awards Authors Galchen and Himelstein

August 19, 2010
Winners and Finalists Announced for 2010 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

April 30, 2010
Shortlist Announced for 2010 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

January 5, 2010
Jan. 31 is submission deadline for 2010 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

September 8, 2009
Stanford University Libraries announces 2010 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

September 5, 2008
Winners Announced for 2008 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

July 13, 2008
Finalists Announced for 2008 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

August 20, 2007
Jan. 31 is deadline for 2008 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing, Prize linked with writer's centennial

August 7, 2005
Saroyan and me: Prize-winning writer recalls his mentor

July 27, 2005
Awardee recalls meeting William Saroyan

July 27, 2005
Fiction, nonfiction writers honored with biennial Saroyan Prize

July 19, 2005
Winners Announced for 2005 William Saroyan International Prize for Writing

February 2, 2005
Deadline for Saroyan Prize Extended

December 8, 2004
Jan 31. is deadline for biennial Saroyan Writing Prize entries

July 22, 2003
Everything is Illuminated author wins Saroyan Writing Prize

July 11, 2003
Winner of 2002 Saroyan Writing Prize to be announced July 22

November 15, 2002
Entry deadline looms for Saroyan Writing Prize

April 17, 2002
University jointly sponsors new Saroyan Writing Prize to honor emerging authors