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.
Elizabeth Greenwood is the author of PLAYING DEAD: A Journey Through the World of Death Fraud, a nonfiction book about people who have faked their deaths. Her writing has appeared in The Believer, Rhapsody, O Magazine, Guernica,VICE and the digital editions of The New Yorker, The Atlantic and Esquire. She has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Ucross Foundation, and the Norman Mailer Center, among others. She earned her MFA from Columbia University, where she teaches creative nonfiction.