Student Financial Services

Chelsea Laine Wells Creative Writing - Fiction Scholarship

for incoming transfer students

The Chelsea Laine Wells Creative Writing - Fiction Scholarship is open to incoming transfer students who intend on majoring in Creative Writing - Fiction.

Priority Consideration: January 15, 2015

The Chelsea Laine Wells Creative Writing - Fiction Scholarship is open to:

  • Outstanding Incoming transfer students who have been admitted, intend on majoring in Creative Writing - Fiction, and plan to enter for the first time in Fall 2015
  • Students able to submit creative writing samples  
  • Students who demonstrate need through a completed Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) 
  • Students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents

Please Note: Creative writing samples can be uploaded through Columbia's on-line portfolio after October 1.


Award based on:
  • Academic achievement
  • Demonstration of talent, ability, or accomplishment in creative writing
  • Financial need

Amount of one-year award:
  • Up to $1000

Notification of the award:
  • All applicants will be notified by the scholarship committee by mail by March 15, 2015. We regret that we are unable to give information regarding the committee's decisions over the telephone or by email.


Questions?

Contact: Enrollment Management Services, Beth Berends - 312/369-3202 or scholarships@colum.edu