Ends on May 2, 2017

WRITING RETREATS with the supportive faculty of the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop will take place in Portland (April 22–24) and Granada, Spain (August 2–6), and Rockport, MA (October 13-15). Faculty include Tim Horvath, Dipika Guha, Emily Nemens, Adam Reid Sexton, Rita Banerjee, Diana Norma Szokolyai, Kerry Cohen, Maya Sonenberg and Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich. Genres include fiction, nonfiction, poetry, playwriting, and hybrid.  Deadline for Scholarship Applications is April 3, 2017 for Portland, and May 1, 2017 for Granada, Spain.

If you are planning to apply for a scholarship for our Spring or Summer 2017 Writing Retreats, please submit a retreat application above, and a separate scholarship application with the information requested below.  Please indicate which scholarship you are applying for, your reasons for applying, and which retreat you would like to be considered for.

  • Diversity Scholarship
    Diversity scholarships will be offered to minorities who show a commitment to creative writing.  In your one-page cover letter, please describe how our writing retreat would make a difference in your writing life. Include a short bio (150-200 words).
  • Student Scholarship
    Student scholarships will be offered to students (both undergraduate and graduate, full or part time) who show a commitment to creative writing.  In your one-page cover letter, please describe how our writing retreat would make a difference in your writing life. Include a short bio (150-200 words).
  • Writer/Parent Scholarship
    Writers/Parent scholarships will be offered to writers who show a commitment to creative writing and are raising children (infant through college).  In your one-page cover letter, please describe how our writing retreat would make a difference in your writing life. Include a short bio (150-200 words).

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