The award winning author, Patricia Cornwell, is offering a creative writing scholarships for students who is keenly interested in writing and demonstrates an exceptional ability in the said field. This scholarship provides $30,000 USD to one successful recipient who is an incoming first year student.
As long as the recipient demonstrates flair in the writing community and maintains its grade point average, the scholarship is available for renewal. Even though the scholarship is for aspiring creative writers, the recipient is not required to have or apply for an English major.
To be considered for the scholarship, the applicant must be a student at Davidson College first. After that, the applicant will have the access to submit an application for the Patricia Cornwell Creative Writing Scholarship.
Also, the applicant is required to submit the following documents to be evaluated for the scholarship:
- An accomplished application for admission
(follow this link: http://www.davidson.edu/admission-and-financial-aid/how-to-apply
- An accomplished scholarship application (follow this link: https://admission.davidson.edu/account/login?r=https%3a%2f%2fadmission.davidson.edu%2fapply%2fform%3fid%3d914fb033-0f4a-43b0-ab50-b8a93540b1c4)
- A letter stating the role of writing in your life
- A sample of your creative work (must be at least 10-pages in the niche of your expertise or choice)
The deadline for this scholarship depends on your chosen admission plan which is categorized into three parts: the first is on November 15, the second is on January 2, and the third is on January 5.
For more information about the Patricia Cornwell Creative Writing Scholarship, visit the scholarship provider’s website.