Hub City Writers Project

Spartanburg, SC, United States
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The Hub City Writers Project offers three ten- or fifteen-week residencies each year at the Writers House in Spartanburg, South Carolina, for emerging poets and prose writers who are pursuing a graduate degree in creative writing or who have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree in creative writing within the past five years. The summer residency will take place from June 5 to August 15; the fall residency will take place from September 4 to December 18. Residents are provided with lodging and a work studio in a historic downtown cottage and a $150 weekly stipend in exchange for community service with Hub City Press or Hub City Bookshop. Transportation and meals are not included. Submit a writing sample of 10 poems or a novel chapter, short story, or essay of up to 20 pages; a one-page project description, a résumé, contact information for two references, and a $30 application fee (for the summer residency) or  $40 (for both the summer and fall residencies) by April 15. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Contact Information

Hub City Writers Project, 186 West Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306. (864) 557-9349