Dominique Santos graduated with a degree in Literature from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, PH. She was an MFA Creative Writing candidate from the University of the Philippines, Diliman but finished with an MA in Creative Writing at SF State University.
- won 3rd place Poetry in the 25th Gawad Ustetika Awards.
- won nth place for SFSU’s Browning Society Awards 2015.
- won 1st Place for the Daniel Langton Scholarship Award (SFSU) 2016.
- fellow for Poetry during the 49th Siliman University’s Writers National Workshop
- had been accepted for poetry in the 1st Thomasian Workshop
- is also a fellow of Lira (2010)