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.
Cote Smith is the author of the novel Hurt People, a finalist for the 2016 PEN/Robert J. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. He earned his MFA from the University of Kansas, and his stories have appeared in One Story, Crazyhorse, Third Coast, and FiveChapters, among other publications. His second novel, a prequel to season one of the podcast Limetown, is forthcoming with Simon & Schuster. Cote lives and teaches in Lawrence, Kansas.