Creative Writing Scholarship

The Creative Writing Scholarship was established in 1993 by the English department faculty to encourage academic and artistic excellence in creative writing. This scholarship is awarded to continuing Riverside City College students based upon writing samples of either a short story of up to 10 pages or 3-5 poems (original work) they submit for faculty review. Applicants must have completed at least one English course other than English 60ABC, 50AB, or 1A.

Basic requirements and reviewer notes:
Major: No specific major required
Cumulative GPA required: 2.0
Financial need required: No
Student activities, volunteer work required: None required
Other special requirements: Applicant must have completed at least one English course other than English 60ABC, 50AB or 1A. Applicant must provide a short story of up to ten pages or 3-5 poems (original work only).

Award
$200.00
Deadline
01/14/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please provide a short story of up to ten pages or 3-5 poems (original work only).
  2. Have you completed at least one English course other than English 60ABC, 50AB or 1A?
  3. Please attach a copy of your most recent unofficial transcript.
  4. If your transcript is scanned as more than one page, you may upload page 2 here.
  5. If your transcript is scanned as more than one page, you may upload page 3 here.