Ends on September 2, 2017

WRITING RETREATS with the supportive faculty of the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop will take place in Granada, Spain (August 2–6, 2017) and Rockport, MA (October 13-15, 2017). Our 2017 retreat 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 September 1, 2017 for Rockport, MA.  Based on financial need and merit, limited scholarships of $50-$150 are available for our retreat in Rockport, MA.

If you are planning to apply for a scholarship for our Summer 2017 Writing Retreat, 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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