National Writers Series Scholarship

Eligible writers must be an 11th or 12th grader during the 2021/2022 school year with a permanent residential address in Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, or Leelanau County; and attend public, parochial, private or home school. Students can apply both years if they are not selected in their first year. Applicant must complete an online application and submit a manuscript. All materials should be submitted via the online application by the March 1, 2022 deadline. Manuscripts in the genres of Fiction, Nonfiction, Journalism, and Poetry will be accepted; a student writer may submit in only one category. Please note: The deadline for the Journalism and Nonfiction categories has been extended through March 21, 2022 by 11:59pm. The deadline for Poetry and Fiction has closed.