Financial Support for Writers   


Deadline for Submissions: May 1, 2020 - Please Note: All Submissions Considered for 2021 Conference Dates


Covid-19 Update: For all of our pending fellowship/contest opportunities, we are continuing to process awards with the intent of welcoming winners and fellowship recipients to our conference this summer. In the case of a delay or cancellation of our event, we will extend all awards/fellowships toward the rescheduled conference dates.  Our full Covid-19 update can be found here.


MVICW is able to provide a number of need and merit-based fellowships (25-40%) to attend our program. 


To apply for financial assistance, click on the Submittable button below to send a sample of your writing (3 poems or 10 pages of fiction) and a letter of interest. The application fee is $25. Please indicate if you are applying for a specific week or are open to a fellowship for any of our offered weeks. 

The Martha's Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing

a 501 (c) 3 Nonprofit Organization

      telephone: 954-242-2903       email: info@mvicw.com



Many of the Vineyard photos courtesy of Vineyard Colors www.vineyardcolors.com

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