Poetry: Corrinne Clegg Hales, Tim Skeen
Fiction: Randa Jarrar
Nonfiction: Steven Church, John Hales
The program offers scholarships; one-year nonresident tuition waivers; teaching assistantships; graduate assistantships; and conference and travel funding.
Philip Levine Prize for Poetry  book contest; Fresno Poets’ Association  reading series; annual Young Writers’ Conference  for area high school students; San Joaquin Literary Association; Chicano Writers and Artists Association; Fresno State MFA blog ; and many student opportunities in professional publishing and editing, literary events programming, and teaching.
Kyle Aisteach, J. J. Anselmi, Stacey Balkun, Megan Bohigian, Michelle Brittan Rosado, Kristin FitzPatrick, Carole Firstman, Monte Francis, Guiseppe Getto, Jeffery Gleaves, Sarah Harian, Sarah Fawn Montgomery, Janet Nichols Lynch, Tanya Nichols, Sasha Pimentel, Yinka Rose Reed-Nolan, Michael David Roberts, Steven Sanchez, Liz Scheid, Brandi Spaethe, Rachel Starnes, James Tyner, Burlee Vang, Soul Choj Vang, Vuong Quoc Vu, Andre Yang