Awards and Honors
Pulitzer Prize for fiction from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, 1923, for One of Ours
Howells Medal from the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, 1930 for Death Comes for the Archbishop
Prix Femina Americaine, 1932, for distinguished literary accomplishment
Gold Medal of the National Institute of Arts and Letters, 1944
Honorary degrees from University of Nebraska, University of Michigan, University of California, Columbia University, Yale University, Princeton and Creighton
Member, American Academy of Arts and Letters.