scholarships available for writers' conference
- SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR THE WINTER POETRY & PROSE GETAWAY,
Four scholarships are being offered for first-time participants of the 20th Annual WINTER POETRY & PROSE GETAWAY, January 18-21, 2013, at the Jersey Shore. Recipients may choose from workshops in Beginning Your Novel, YA, Writing and Publishing Your Fiction, Memoir, Creative Nonfiction, Free-writing, Poetry, including special advanced sections with Stephen Dunn and Dorianne Laux, and more. In addition to workshops, the three-day conference also offers craft talks, one-on-one tutorials, a featured reading, open mics, yoga, and dancing at the Getaway Disco.
We have two different categories of scholarships available:
+ The Toni Brown Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the Getaway faculty and staff, will offer places to two poets or writers age 31 and over. Deadline: Nov. 18, 2012.
+ The Jan-ai Scholarship will sponsor two poets or writers between the ages of 18 - 30 who are residents of NJ, NY, or PA. Deadline: Nov. 30, 2012.
LEARN MORE AND APPLY TODAY - www.wintergetaway.com/scholarship.html