George Bennett Fellowship
Awarded by Phillips Exeter Academy
To allow a person commencing a career as a writer the time and freedom from material considerations to complete a manuscript in progress.
Duties include being in residence for 1 academic year while working on the manuscript and informal availability to student writers. For further information, please visit the Academy's website.
Preference is given to writers who have not published a book with a major commercial publisher. Works must be in English.
US$13,650 per year (with housing and meals)
Applicants must send a manuscript, together with an application form, personal statement and US$10.
December 1st for the following academic year
Phillips Exeter Academy is a private secondary school with over 1,000 students.