We are co-educational, inclusive, and affordable; our diverse and dedicated faculty is committed to helping students of all backgrounds achieve their writing goals.
At Solstice, students are in residence on campus for ten days, twice a year, for a total of five residencies over two years. During the 10-day residencies, students and faculty gather on Pine Manor College’s lovely, wooded campus a mere five miles from downtown Boston and attend workshops, classes, panel discussions, and readings. At the end of the residency, each student is matched with a faculty mentor with whom he or she will work individually during the six-month semester to follow. Take a virtual tour of the PMC campus !
A PLU education prepares students to excel by building excellent intellectual skills and connecting them with opportunities.
Take a tour from a current student, and meet with one of our admission counselors to learn more about admission requirements and scholarship opportunities.
We are now reading applications for the June 2017 residency. The application deadline is May 15, 2017.
We are pleased to continue our merit-based scholarship program for incoming students. Before the June 2017 residency, we will award merit-based scholarships in three separate rounds. In order to be considered for the final round, submit your application and supporting documents before May 15, 2017.
If you have dreams of writing a book, Fairfield University''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''s low-residency MFA in Creative Writing can help you make those dreams into reality. In the past three years, our alumni and students have published over 40 books, in addition to hundreds of articles, essays, stories, and poems. Our concentration in publishing/editing has helped students get internships and jobs at magazines and publishing houses alike.
As a student in our program, you can pursue the study of fiction, poetry, nonfiction, and screenwriting. Within these genres you can pursue concentrations in publishing/editing, spiritual writing, or literary health and healing.
Sierra Nevada College graduates will be educated to be scholars of and contributors to a sustainable world. Sierra Nevada College combines the liberal arts and professional preparedness through an interdisciplinary curriculum that emphasizes entrepreneurial thinking and environmental, social, economic and educational sustainability.
We make the Admissions process seamless and personable. Each of our staff is dedicated to helping you fully understand whether our liberal arts college is a good fit for your educational career.
Perhaps things have changed less in the Grande Ronde Valley since 1812 than elsewhere in the United States, but one thing has remained constant: La Grande and the valley that gives it its name is as much a source of cultural importance now as ever. And as such, the low residency MFA in Creative Writing underscores La Grande’s and Eastern Oregon University’s longstanding role as the cultural and literary hub of Northeastern Oregon, connecting the region with many of the country’s finest poets and writers.
Eastern Oregon University is the cornerstone of literary arts programming in northeastern Oregon, housing the award-winning fine and literary arts magazine, basalt. Our thriving undergraduate creative writing program, now in its 5th decade, produces and publishes Oregon East and sponsors the long-running Carl and Sandra Ellston Ars Poetica Literary Reading Series.
Residency programs in Lisbon, Portugal (Summer) and Richmond, Kentucky (Summer) provide intensive, culturally enriching writing experiences :
Students may enter the Bluegrass Writers Studio™ program during Fall or Spring semester, as well as during the annual summer residencies (held in late June/early July).
The Creative Writing Programs
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Our program, offered full or part-time, will allow you to develop the process and craft of writing in a rigorous, engaged, and supportive environment. Our small class sizes provide an intimate setting in which you will establish trust and rapport with your classmates and receive one-on-one advising and feedback from your professors.
Find details about every creative writing competition—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, grants for translators, and more—that we’ve published in the Grants & Awards section of Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. We carefully review the practices and policies of each contest before including it in the Writing Contests database, the most trusted resource for legitimate writing contests available anywhere.
Find the perfect audience for your poems, stories, essays, and reviews by researching over one thousand literary magazines. In the Literary Magazines database you’ll find editorial policies, submission guidelines, contact information—everything you need to know before submitting your work to the publications that share your vision for your work.