Submissions Period October 3, 2016-February 1, 2017
If you are an undergraduate or graduate fiction writer or poet currently enrolled full-time, we invite you to submit your work to the Hurston/Wright Foundation for the annual competition
for Black college writers. We are accepting submissions in the categories of fiction and poetry until February 1, 2017.
For more than 25 years, the foundation has worked to identify and support emerging writers. Many of the recipients of the Hurston/Wright Award for College Writers have become celebrated novelists and poets.
Click here for submission guidelines and procedures.