The University of West Virginia (Morgantown) has been added to our growing list of fully funded programs! “Our stipend is $15,650 with an additional $1000 for the first year (because we begin with a two-week pedagogy session),” saysProgram Director Mary Ann Samyn. Find out more about the school and see if it’s a good fit for you.
The University of South Florida (Tampa) joins our growing list of fully funded programs. “All University of South Florida MFA students receive three years of full funding (tuition remission, stipend of $13,084, and health insurance) and are eligible for university travel grants,” says Rita Ciresi, Director of Creative Writing.
Stay tuned for an interview with Rita Ciresi and find out what advice she has for applicants!
Purdue University (West Lafayette), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University of Iowa (Iowa City), University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), and University of Minnesota (Minneapolis) are now updated.
The entire site will reflect 2016 program information once these remaining schools are updated: Notre Dame, Wisconsin, and Washington St. Louis.
Bowling Green, Indiana University and Ohio State are now updated.
All Eastern MFA programs have been updated!
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