august, 2021

30augAll DayReal People, Real Struggles, Real Stories: Writing About Mental IllnessA Writers' Colony at Dairy Hollow FellowshipUSAEntry Fee:$35 Max word count:10-pages Top Prize:A two-week residency including all food valued at $1,215

Event Details

Writers working on short or long non-fiction focusing on managing mental illness are invited to apply. This personal story should offer insight, awareness, and hope. The successful application will demonstrate insight, honesty, and literary merit. The fellowship winner receives a two-week residency in a private writing suite. We provide uninterrupted writing time, a European-style gourmet dinner five nights a week served in our community dining room, the camaraderie of other professional writers when you want it, and a community kitchen stocked with the basics for other meals.

Fellowship applications must be accompanied by a writing sample and a non-refundable $35 application fee. Deadline is midnight CDT on Monday, August 30, 2021. Residency must be completed by December 31, 2022.

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