Adina Talve-Goodman Fellowship
Deadline October 11 (must be received by this date), formerly October 30. Recommended free contest from One Story literary magazine awards year-long fiction writing mentorship opportunity for an early-career fiction writer aged 21+ who has not yet published a book and has never been enrolled in an MFA program. Fellowship includes free tuition for all of sponsor's online classes and programming, a travel stipend of $2,000 and tuition to attend week-long summer writers' conference in Brooklyn, and a full manuscript review/consultation of a story collection or novel in progress with an executive editor. To qualify, writer must not have a book under contract with an agent and/or publisher at time of application, and writer cannot have been published by One Story (or have a forthcoming publication with One Story). Submit a fiction writing sample, 3,000-5,000 words, that "speaks to issues and experiences related to inhabiting bodies of difference" via sponsor's online submissions portal. Also upload 600-word personal statement, 1-page resume, and contact details of two professional references. Be sure to read sponsor's complete guidelines before entering.
Published: September 13, 2021