Student Financial Services

John Schultz and Betty Shiflett Story Workshop Scholarship

for continuing undergraduate and graduate students

The John Schultz and Betty Shiflett Story Workshop Scholarship was established to help defray the cost of tuition for talented, deserving writing students at midpoint in their course of studies in the Department of Creative Writing.

Deadline to Apply: June 01, 2014

The John Schultz and Betty Shiflett Story Workshop Scholarship is open to:

  • Full- or part-time Fiction Writing undergraduate and graduate students
  • Undergraduates: Enrolled in or completed Prose Forms level of core Fiction Writing Department Story Workshop writing classes at Columbia
  • Graduate Students: Completed Graduate Fiction Writing I (the first of the core Fiction Writing Department Story workshop writing classes at Columbia) and enrolled in or completed Graduate Fiction Writing II
  • Students with at least two remaining semesters of undergraduate coursework or at least one remaining semester of graduate coursework
  • International students may apply

Award based on:
  • Submitted writing sample
  • NOTE: Interviews may be required

Award amount:
  • Maximum of $2900

Questions?

Contact: Fiction Writing Department - 312/369-7611 or scholarships@colum.edu