Thank you for applying for the first-ever Lesley University Mani Iyer Writer Scholarship! The scholarship honors "Mani Iyer, a deaf-blind poet who graduated from Lesley University’s MFA in Creative Writing program June 2016. He was an inspiration to us all."
This scholarship is meant to support a writer living with a physical, intellectual or emotional disability. GrubStreet's Muse and the Marketplace 2017 Conference in Boston was recently voted "the #1 Writing Conference in North America" by The Writer Magazine.
This scholarship offers full-weekend tuition (a $530 value) to the conference. No previous publication or MFA required, and there is no submission fee.
Deadline: Sunday, March 31th at midnight EST. Notification by April 5th.