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.
Hillary Frey is a career editor who has worked everywhere from the literary departments at The Nation magazine to Salon.com to the newsrooms of Fusion, NBC News, and the Huffington Post, where she is executive editor. She has assigned, edited, and published novelists, nonfiction writers, essayists, journalists and reporters over a 20 year career in media. At HuffPost, she oversees the successful "Personal" section, which is devoted to first-person storytelling and elevating unexpected and unique voices. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband Mark Lotto and daughter, Lucien.