2017 - Dustin Curtis- Teatro Gioco, Italy
2016 - Bonnie Kim
2015 - Kat Pleviak, Alice Gonglewski- Germany
2014 - Jack Fields- Luman Coad, Canada
2013 - unawarded
2012- Nick Hubbard- Stutttgart, Germany
2011- Erik Finck- Czech Republic, Max McBride- Philippe genty workshop in London, U.K. 
2010- Lisi Stoessel, Jankai Ranpura- Puppets in Prague, Czech Republic
2009-
2008- Marsian DeLellis- Cal Arts program in Edinburgh, Scotland
2007- Yvette Edery- Puppets in Prague, Czech Republic
2006- Yvette Edery- Stutttgart, Germany
2005-
2004- Emily DeColla- Stutttgart, Germany
2003- Sarah Frechette- Stutttgart, Germany, Dmitri Carter- China, Serra Hirsch- Charleville, France
2002-
2001- Vivian Appler- Dell’Arte Course, Bali, Emily Wilson- Charleville, France
2000-
1999-
1998-
1997- Victoria McCreary - Central School of Speech and Drama, U.K., Cathy McCullogh- Charleville, France, Julie Morrison- Stutttgart, Germany
1996- Wendy Passmore, Beth Peterson- Charleville, France
1995- Brigit Burnes- Charleville, France
1994- Bill Stout- Charleville, France
1993- Blair Thomas- Charleville, France
1992-
1991- Aaron Bowie, Preston Foerder, Mindy Donner- Charleville, France
1990- Rolande Duprey, Dirk Hays, Brigit Burnes, Suzy Ferris- Charleville, France
1989- Susan Bettmann, Patti Smith- Charlville, France
1988- Terry Snyder, Tony Palumbo- Charleville, France
1987- Michael Nelson- Charleville, France
1986- Barbara Nidzgorski- Charleville, France
1985- Preston Foerder, Andrew Periale, Frances Silenzi- Charleville, France
1984- John & Carol Farrell, Will Cabell, Barbara Pollitt- Charleville, France
1983- Susan Clark, Daniel Tamulonis- Charleville, France
1982- Sarah Germain, Debra Kaufman, Paul Mesner, Shirley Roman- Charleville, France