Florida Writers Foundation Grants
There are ten colleges offering creative writing courses in Florida.
Florida Atlantic University
Florida International University
Florida State University
Florida Southern College
University of Miami
St. Leo University
University of South Florida -Main Campus
University of Central Florida
University of Tampa
The two-year state colleges, formerly community colleges, also have creative writing programs.
The Florida Writers Foundation offers a two $500 grants to a Florida writing school lf the student’s choice. Winning students will have funds sent to the institution upon successful admission by the student to the selected college.
Please submit a 1200 word short story and a $10 processing fee. Submission is between February 1- 28, 2016. The awards will be announced June 1, 2016.
Any college bound senior going to a Florida College with a creative writing program is eligible.