New England College

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
Henniker, NH
Poetry, Fiction
2 Years
Program Size: 
18-24 per year
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee: 
Contact E-mail: 
Contact Name: 
Tara Rebele
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poetry: Brian Henry, Ilya Kaminsky, Andrew Morgan, Malena Morling, Tara Rebele, Allison Titus
Fiction: Matt Bell, Kate Bernheimer, Katie Farris, Alissa Nutting

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

The program offers full and partial assistantships, as well as need- and merit-based scholarships.

Other Features: 

The program hosts a reading series; writers-in-residence series; visiting writers series; post-graduate residencies; and coursework in environmental literature, fabulist fiction, new and mixed media, performance, publishing, and translation.

Studens attend two six- to ten-day residencies each year, in Janaury and June, on the New England College campus in Henniker, New Hampshire.