The Richard J. Margolis Award is awarded annually to a promising new journalist or essayist whose work combines warmth, humor, wisdom and concern with social justice. The award includes a one-month residency at Blue Mountain Center and a $5,000 prize. To apply, please include three copies of at least two examples of your work (published or unpublished, 30 pages maximum), a short biographical note, and a description of the project you plan to work on.

Deadline: July 1, 2016

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