Open to application from all Creative Writing students, B.A., M.A. and M.F.A.
- Clark-Gross Novel/Novel in Progress Prize*
- Ann Fields Poetry Prize*
- James Milton Highsmith Playwriting Prize*
- Daniel Langton Poetry Prize*
- Wilner Short Fiction Prize*
For M.A. and M.F.A. students
- Joe Brainard Fellowship*
- William Dickey Fellowship in Poetry*
- Kathryn A. Manoogian Scholarship*
- Poet/Artist Broadside Proposal
- Miriam Ylvisaker Fellowship in Fiction*
*Award is coordinated with financial aid, according to State and Federal regulations.
Brainard, Dickey, Ylvisaker, and Zibman Scholarships
All newly admitted M.A. and M.F.A. students are automatically considered for the following scholarships:
- Joe Brainard Fellowship (two or more prizes annually, amount varies between $1000-$5000)
- The William Dickey Fellowship in poetry (two or more prizes annually; amount varies between $500 – $5000)
- The Miriam Ylvisaker Fellowship in Fiction (one prize annually; amount varies between $500-$2000 scholarship).
- Elizabeth June Madden-Zibman Scholarship (one prize annually, $5000)
No application is necessary; all newly admitted M.A. and M.F.A. students are automatically considered for these scholarships.These scholarships are coordinated with financial aid awards according to State and Federal regulations.
University & International Scholarships
Univeristy Scholarships are run soley by the department administering them. You can find details on how to apply, and who to ask questions to regarding the details of these awards on their page Financing your Education.
If you are an international student, you can find Scholarship and other Financial Assistance information on the Office of International Programs page.