We are pleased to share with you some special scholarships for the 2020 program season. The application deadline for these scholarships is Feb 29, 2020. Scholarship recipients will be announced by May 15, 2020.
The Susan G. and Gary S. Wheeler Whole Novel Workshop 50+ Award will provide a $500 scholarship to a writer 50 or over to attend the Whole Novel workshop August 16-22 or Writing the Unreal: The Whole Novel Workshop in Fantasy and Speculative Fiction October 4-11. The scholarship is intended to support a writer coming to writing later in their career.
The PJ Library Scholarship is for authors pursuing works with themes related to Jewish culture and themes. Applicants can choose their workshop or Unworkshop and describe their interest and project in the application process. Full and partial scholarships are available.
Angela Dominguez Artist in Residence Scholarship: In honor of Angela’s work that was a central part of every 2019 Highlights Foundation workshop, this scholarship will provide full tuition to attend Summer Camp Intensive in Illustration July 19-22.
The Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Scholarship is intended to support poets in their pursuits. One full scholarship will be awarded to attend The Craft and Heart of Writing Poetry for Children, October 18-22.
The Overlook Estate Foundation Scholarship is available for students pursuing a writing or illustration project in the natural sciences and environment to attend either Summer Camp in Writing Nonfiction for Children & Teens July 15-19 or Science and Nature Writing for Kids & Teens workshop August 5-9.
To apply for any of these scholarships, click here.
Posted on: February 5, 2020