logoScholarship Opportunities

Scholarship deadline is March 31st, 2017.

Herman B. Wells Fellows

Named for the 11th President of Indiana University and co-founder of the Indiana University Writers’ Conference, the Herman B. Wells Fellows are selected based on manuscript submissions and are open to poets and prose writers of all backgrounds who wish to attend the conference workshops and classes.

Eligibility: All writers who wish to attend either of the conference’s workshops and classes.

Writers who have previously won an award are not eligible.

Don Belton Fellows

Named in honor of writer and former Indiana University faculty member Don Belton and supported in part by Indiana University’s Department of Diversity, Equity, and Multicultural Affairs, the Don Belton Fellows are selected based on manuscript submissions and are open to all poets and prose writers of color who wish to attend either of the conference’s workshops and classes.

Eligibility: All writers of color who wish to attend either of the conference’s workshops and classes.

Martha C. Kraft Scholar

The Martha C. Kraft Scholar is selected from current graduate students in the Indiana University Department of English who wish to attend the conference’s workshop and classes. It is awarded based on manuscript submissions and open to all Indiana University students who are enrolled during the conference’s calendar year.

 

Writers who have previously won an award are not eligible for these scholarships.

Scholarship deadline is March 31st, 2017.

Scholarship Application

The manuscript you submit for scholarship consideration may be the same as the manuscript you submit to the workshop, or you can submit one manuscript for scholarship consideration and a different one for workshop distribution. Please designate your preference.

There should be no identifying information on the manuscript itself, only on the application form. Otherwise, manuscripts will be discarded. No title page is necessary for scholarship applications.

Send all manuscripts and scholarship applications (as two separate documents) to:

E-mail: writecon@indiana.edu

Subject Line: IUWC Scholarship Application

You should bring a copy of the manuscript you submit for the workshop to the conference.