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.
Richard Georges is a writer, editor, and lecturer in the British Virgin Islands. He is the author of two poetry collections, Make Us All Islands (Shearsman) which was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection, and Giant (Platypus Press). His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Prelude, Smartish Pace, Barrelhouse, The Caribbean Writer, The Puritan, WILDNESS, Wasafiri, The White Review and elsewhere. Richard is also the co-founding editor of Moko, a journal of Caribbean art and literature.