The deadline for the 2017 Mayborn Fellowship in Biography with James McGrath Morris has been extended to 11:59 p.m. CST May 12. Each year, the Mayborn partners with Biographers International to offer a two- to three-week stay in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains above Santa Fe, New Mexico, where you will work with the many times honored Morris. Along with the fellowship, the winning entry will receive free registration to the 13th annual Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Conference as well as a free registration to the Biographers International Conference. A $500 stipend is provided to help defray any expenses.
For more information, entry guidelines and an application, visit our website, www.themayborn.com and click on the 'contests' tab or contact Jo Ann Livingston, writing contest coordinator, mayborncontest @unt.edu or 214-403-5853.