“The year is the measure of a gentrifying neighborhood.”
To apply, please email [email protected] by February 28th with the subject line "Black History Scholarship." Please attach a writing sample of any genre or topic (500-2,000) as well as a paragraph explaining how this scholarship would benefit you. Scholarships can be applied to any of our six-week workshops, in-person or online.
Lisa Chen was born in Taiwan and lives and writes in Brooklyn. She is author of Mouth (Kaya Press), and was recently an Emerging Writing Fellow at the Center for Fiction. She is writing a nonfiction work inspired by the artist Tehching Hsieh and a novel about MSG mines in upstate New York.