With mentors Hanif Abdurraqib, Javier Zamora, Rosebud Ben-Oni, Leila Chatti, Chen Chen, Donald Quist and others.

DEADLINE: February 1st, 2018 at 11:59pm EST

Name *
A short statement about yourself
FOR POETRY ONLY: Please select at least two (2) mentors you would like to work with during this program, or select "No preference" if none *
Make note of scheduling times and potential conflicts. All times are in Eastern Standard Time. If you are applying for Creative-Nonfiction, please select "No preference." For CNF: Donald Quist (W 7-8p, Sun 5-7p).
Eg. S All Day, M 6-8, Tu 12-7, W No avail, Th All Day... etc
Poem can be any length or form.
If the format of your work does not allow for easy upload, please send your work as a PDF to with "[Your Name], Session [Number] Application" in the Subject Line.
Are you applying for Financial Aid? *
If yes, please answer the following questions. If no, please submit your application now.
We award partial to full scholarships based on need. Over 60-70% of our students receive at least partial scholarship for our programs. Please keep other students' financial needs in mind when applying for FA.
Absentee Policy *
During our programs, if students are missing or unresponsive for a total of more than nine (9) days after repeated efforts from staff and mentors to connect, we reserve the right to remove them from the program barring extreme circumstances or previous acknowledgement. Please affirm your consent to this absentee policy below.