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.
Lena Valencia is the managing editor of One Story. She has held positions at A Public Space and BOMB Magazine, and hosted the HiFi Reading Series in Manhattan. Her writing has appeared in Storychord, BOMB, The Masters Review, and elsewhere. She received her MFA in Fiction from The New School. You can find her on Twitter at @lenavee.