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.
Fatin Abbas’ first novel, The Interventionists, is forthcoming in 2019. Her fiction has appeared in Freeman’s: The Best New Writing on Arrival, The Warwick Review, and Friction. Her non-fiction writing and essays have appeared in The Nation, Le Monde Diplomatique, and openDemocracy, among other venues. She is the recipient of a Miles Morland Foundation Writing Scholarship, a Bernard Cohen Short Story Prize, and a Miriam Weinberg Richter Award. She has taught creative writing to undergraduate and graduate students at Manhattanville College.