Poetry: Anne Caston, Erin Hollowell, Ishmael Angaluuk Hope
Fiction: Ed Allen, Rich Chiappone, Daryl Farmer, Valerie Miner
Nonfiction: Jan DeBlieu, Nancy Lord, Sherry Simpson
The program offers the Eva Saulitis Memorial Scholarship, the UAA April Relyea Scholarship, and the Jason Wenger Memorial Writing Award.
Students attend one 13-day residency each July at the University of Alaska campus in Anchorage.
The program hosts a reading series and field trips. Other features include the Literary Practicum, through which each student designs and conducts a community-based field project.