September 15-16, 2017
Lexington, Kentucky

Postgraduate Scholarships

Congratulations to the following winners of the KWWC2017 Postgraduate Scholarships:

  • Steph Beckner of Indiana University East, who will study with Elena Passarello
  • Emily Rose Cole of University of Cincinnati, who will study with Camille Dungy
  • Philana Omorotionmwan of Ohio University, who will study with Camille Dungy
  • Jorgan Ramirez Puckett of Ohio University, who will study with Martyna Majok
  • Tanya Torp of the Carnegie Center's Author's Academy, who will study with Jessica Handler

KWWC2017 Postgraduate Scholarships offer full tuition support to attend the 39th annual Kentucky Women Writers Conference on Sept. 15-18, 2017. Women are eligible if they are enrolled in graduate school—any age, residing in any state, attending any school, in any degree or certificate program, typically an M.F.A. Applicants submitted a 5-page writing sample postmarked by June 1, along with a cover letter that described their interest in our event and mentioned the writing workshop they wanted. Mail to:

Postgraduate Scholarships
Kentucky Women Writers Conference
232 East Maxwell Street
Lexington, KY 40506

***This opportunity is available thanks to an anonymous donor.***