Blue Mountain Center

Richard J. Margolis Award

Deadline: 
July 1, 2019 - Check back on April 15th for Upcoming Deadline
Cash Prize: 
$5,000
E-mail address: 

A prize of $5,000 and a monthlong residency at the Blue Mountain Center, an artists colony in Blue Mountain Lake, New York, is given annually to an essayist or journalist whose work “combines warmth, humor, wisdom, and concern with social justice.” Submit two to three writing samples, at least one of which is not memoir material, totaling no more than 30 pages, a brief bio, and a project description by July 1. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Blue Mountain Center, Richard J. Margolis Award, c/o Margolis & Bloom, 667 Boylston Street, 5th Floor, Boston, MA 02116.