Opportunities For LGBTQ+ Writers
Deadline for Submissions: February 28, 2020
We are proud to announce the Queer-Writer Fellowships.
Established in 2019, these fellowships assist with our commitment to increasing philanthropic support for LGBTQ+ writers and expanding the American literary canon. Application for these fellowships is open to all queer-identified writers, ages 18 and older. The awards provide funding to attend a week of choice at the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing. Full Fellowship recipients will receive the full retreat package of tuition and lodging for a week of choice at this year's MVICW Summer Writers' Conference. Runner-Up Fellowship Recipients will receive $500 towards the cost of tuition.
Two Full Fellowships:
One Poetry & One Fiction/CNF
Tuition & Lodging for the Week
$1700 Fellowship Value
Four Second Prize Fellowships:
Two Poetry & Two Fiction/CNF
$500 Toward Tuition