Writing Retreat

Scholarships Available for Winter Writing Conference

SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR THE WINTER POETRY & PROSE GETAWAY
Four scholarships are being offered for first-time participants of the 20th Annual WINTER POETRY & PROSE GETAWAY, January 18-21, 2013, at the Jersey Shore. Recipients may choose from workshops in Beginning Your Novel, YA, Writing and Publishing Your Fiction, Memoir, Creative Nonfiction, Free-writing, Poetry, including special advanced sections with Stephen Dunn and Dorianne Laux, and more. In addition to workshops, the three-day conference also offers craft talks, one-on-one tutorials, a featured reading, open mics, yoga, and dancing at the Getaway Disco.
We have two different categories of scholarships available:
 + The Toni Brown Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by the Getaway faculty and staff, will offer places to two poets or writers age 31 and over. Deadline: Nov. 18, 2012.
 + The Jan-ai Scholarship will sponsor two poets or writers between the ages of 18 – 30 who are residents of NJ, NY, or PA. Deadline: Nov. 30, 2012.
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ABOUT THE WINTER POETRY & PROSE GETAWAY
Advance your craft and energize your writing at the Winter Getaway. Enjoy challenging and supportive sessions, insightful feedback, and an encouraging community. Choose from small, intensive workshops in poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and memoir. Learn more
The Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway is presented by The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and Murphy Writing Seminars, LLC.

 

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