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.
Benjamin Ludwig is the author of Ginny Moon, which was a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, one of Amazon.com’s Best Books of 2017, and received starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Library Journal, BookPage, and Booklist. His novella, Sourdough, won the 2013 Clay Reynolds Prize for the Novella. A former English teacher and new-teacher mentor, he teaches for AWP’s mentorship program, Writer to Writer. You can find him online at benjaminludwig.com, as well as on Twitter (@biludwig).