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Please note that you are applying to the 2023 Summer Workshop as a candidate for the Carol Shields Scholarship for Indigenous Female and Non-Binary Fiction Authors. 

All applicants for the Carol Shields Scholarship will also be considered for other awards and general admittance.

For detailed descriptions of our other 2023 specialized scholarships, please visit: https://tinhouse.com/workshop/summer-workshop/

Instructions for Application:
1) Fill out the questionnaire.
2) Upload your manuscript.
Short Fiction: One story, 4,000 words or less. Double-spaced, 12pt font.
Novel:  One excerpt, 4,000 words or less (excerpted from the novel you plan on workshopping). Double-spaced, 12pt font.

Please note the following:

  • If you have previously attended a Tin House workshop, please do not apply with the same material (different excerpts from the same project are acceptable).
  • Please do not apply with published material. However, it is acceptable to apply with work that is out for submission.
  • Your submitted manuscript does not have to be a complete story/chapter.
  • If accepted, you will have the opportunity to workshop a different manuscript.
  • All scholarship applicants will also be considered for general admission.
  • Applicants must be 21 years of age by the time of the workshop.
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