Writers' Workshop

SCHOLARSHIPS

Generous support from friends of the Workshop provide numerous full and partial scholarships to writers across the region demonstrating financial need. For 2020, more than $6,000 was distributed thanks to more than 125 supporters.

APPLY

To apply for a scholarship, please submit a letter providing a statement of purpose, which should not exceed 750 words.

Additionally, please arrange for a recommender to send a letter attesting to the strength of your work and your level of commitment. 

Your statement and reference should be sent in a single email, with the subject “AWW 2021 Scholarship” to rita@hindman.org by May 1.

Please note that you must still formally apply to the workshop and submit your deposit prior to the May 1 deadline in addition to completing a scholarship application. 

SCHOLARSHIP NAMESAKES
THELMA SMALLWOOD

Established by Silas House

MIKE & FRIEDA MULLINS

Established by Wes Browne

LUCY FURMAN PRATT RODMAN SCHOLARSHIP

Established by 
Larry & Lucy Newnam

SUPPORT THE SCHOLARSHIP FUND

To make a donation quickly and securely click here or reach out to us to discuss establishing a named scholarship fund.