Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Writers' Conference Offers Scholarships.

Byline: Journal Staff Reports

AROUND NORTHERN NEW MEXICO

The Taos Summer Writers' Conference, sponsored for the third year by the University of New Mexico English Department, is scheduled for July 14-20 at the Sagebrush Inn and Conference Center.

A private donor's generous gift allows the conference to offer four merit-based scholarships and one D.H. Lawrence Fellowship this year.

Two of the four scholarships are intended for fiction writers and two for poetry writers. They provide tuition remission for individual workshops but do not cover transportation or lodging. Applications are due May 15.

The Lawrence fellowship is awarded to a poet or writer with one book in print or at the press. …

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