Whole Novel Scholarship for Jewish Writers

The Whole Novel Scholarship for Jewish Writers will award two scholarships annually to novelists who identify as Jewish and seek to bring their identity into a full-length novel for kids and/or teens. This scholarship is intended for writers who wish to attend the transformative experience of the Highlights Foundation’s Whole Novel Workshop. The awardees will be able to select an in-person or online version of the Whole Novel program.


Jewish WritersIllustrators of Color Scholarship

To donate by check, make a check payable to: The Highlights Foundation, and send it to: The Highlights Foundation, 814 Court Street, Honesdale, PA 18431.  You can reference the name of the scholarship fund in the memo line.

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The Highlights Foundation positively impacts children by amplifying the voices of storytellers who inform, educate, and inspire children to become their best selves.  Learn more about our impact.