Emerging Writer Instructorship Application

To download the 2018 Emerging Writer Application: StoryCatcher18EmergingAPP

Mari Sandoz Emerging Writer Instructorship

sandozGraduate students and others who have writing classroom experience (either as a teacher, student or both), and whose work shows promise, may apply for the Emerging Writer Instructorship. The successful applicant will be honored as the “Mari Sandoz Emerging Writer,” will have tuition waived for all sessions, including the advanced workshop, will attend all of the conference events for free, and will lead a workshop session of their design for the rest of the Storycatcher participants.

A stipend of $300 will be provided for their instruction and to help defray a portion of their travel expenses.


Name ___________________________________________________  

E-mail ______________________________________

Address ___________________________________________

Daytime Telephone _(_____)____________________

City ____________________________________________   State _______         Zip Code___________ __


Please indicate if you will be attending the RETREAT


(evidence of plagiarism will result in rejection of the application or cancellation of the award)

  1. The deadline for application is April 16, 2018 (postmark).
  2. Submit no more than 20 pages of prose or poetry. Manuscripts and supporting materials will not be returned.
  3. Submit your current professional CV/Resume or Background Information
  4. Submit a proposal/lesson plan for a 75 minute Workshop/Writing Session that you would present and lead at our workshop.
  5. The conference planning committee will review the applications and contact recipients by April 23.

Send application materials to:

Story Catcher Writing Workshop Scholarship Committee

Dr. Matthew Evertson, Director

Chadron State College

Department of English & Humanities

1000 Main Street

Chadron, NE. 69337
(308) 432-6462

OR EMAIL the above information and writing samples to mevertson@csc.edu


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