Ten scholarships, valued at approximately $1,600 each, to attend the Sozopol Seminars in Sozopol, Bulgaria, are given annually to five prose writers working in English and five working in Bulgarian. The 2017 scholarships will be given to nonfiction writers to attend the 2017 seminars, held from June 8 to June 12. Tuition, room and board, and some travel expenses are included. Writers of any nationality are eligible. Using the online submission system, submit 10 to 20 pages of nonfiction, a one-page personal statement, a biography, and a letter of reference (sent directly to the Elizabeth Kostova Foundation) by March 6. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Elizabeth Kostova Foundation, English and Bulgarian Scholarships, 15 Lyuben Karavelov Street, 1142 Sofia, Bulgaria (Rep.). Simona Ilieva, Contact.