Award: $5,300, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be in the graduate MFA Writing and Poetics program. Selection is based on a demonstration of creative and academic excellence as assessed in their admissions application. Brief statement describing interest in and familiarity with writers from diverse ethnic backgrounds is required.
Award: $6,200, Deadline: April 15
Applicant must be a graduate student in the writing and poetics prose or translation program.
Award: $6,200, Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be a graduate student in the MFA Writing and Poetics poetry or translation program.
Award: $50,000, Deadline: May 1
Applicant must be a resident of Blackford County planning to pursue post secondary education in composition, creative writing, english, journalism, or other writing-related fields.
Award: $50, Deadline: March 25
Applicant must be a junior high or high school student. Unpublished, original haiku is required. May submit up to three haiku per student.
Award: $3,500, Deadline: n/a
Applicant must submit one of the following choices: Five poems, two short stories, a chapter from a novel, two personal essays, and/or three examples of literary journalism. Must apply by November 15 and indicate interest in award.