About Greg Sarris

  • Editors Award. How A Mountain Was Made. Sonoma County Historical Society.
  • Hugo Award for Best Documentary. American Passages.
  • Bay Area Theatre Critics Award for Best Script. Mission Indians.
  • Hugo Award for Best Documentary. American Passages
  • Writer in Residence. Syracuse University
  • "Greg Sarris Week" A week of readings at Santa Rosa Junior College.
  • Governor's Commendation (from Governor Gray Davis) for Service to American Indian Community. Los Angeles.
  • Bay Area Theatre Critics Award for Best Script. Mission Indians
  • California Indian Writer of the Year from the 15th Annual California Indian Conference.
  • Award for Outstanding Service from California Indian Legal Services.
  • Best Screenplay Nomination. Grand Avenue. London Native American Film Festival.
  • Best Picture. Grand Avenue. London Native American Film Festival.
  • Adlai Stevenson Scholar in Residence. Stevenson College. UC Santa Cruz.
  • Writer in Residence. Humboldt State University.
  • Writer in Residence. Dallas College.
  • Greg Sarris Scholarship Fund (for Native American Students) Santa Rosa Junior College.
  • Distinguished Alumnus Award. Santa Rosa Junior College.
  • California Independent Booksellers Award. Best Read. Fiction. Grand Avenue.
  • Cable-Ace Nomination. Grand Avenue. Best Editing.
  • Emmy Nomination. Grand Avenue. Best Casting.
  • Producer's Award. Grand Avenue. First Americans in the Arts.
  • Best Picture. Grand Avenue. First Americans in the Arts.
  • Best Screenplay. Outstanding Achievement in Writing. Grand Avenue. First Americans in the Arts.
  • Writer in Residence. PEN Programs
  • Best Story. Grand Avenue. American Indian Film Festival.
  • Best Picture. Grand Avenue. American Indian Film Festival.
  • Best Screenplay. Grand Avenue. Native American Film Exposition.
  • Best Picture. Grand Avenue. Native American Film Exposition.
  • Humanitarian Award. Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce.
  • Work of Literary Merit. Grand Avenue. Santa Rosa Junior College English Department.
  • Required reading for all English 1A courses.
  • Scholar in Residence. Greg Sarris Week. Santa Rosa Junior College.