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Creative Writing Scholarships

Performance scholarships in creative writing are provided through the Center of Excellence in the Creative Arts. Awards are for $500 or $1,000 for the academic year, divided over two semesters. Scholarship students must work in the department for three or six hours per week, depending on the amount of the award. This scholarship is available to undergraduate students only. To apply, submit a 10-20 page manuscript, typed and double-spaced, in fiction, poetry, or creative non-fiction, to Professor Barry Kitterman or Professor Blas Falconer, Department of Languages and Literature, P.O. Box 4487, Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN 37044. For further information, contact Blas Falconer at (931) 221-7117, Barry Kitterman at (931) 221-7878, or Susan Wallace at (931) 221-7031.