BERKSHIRE HILLS FUND FOR EXCELLENCE'S
MICHELLE GILLETT CREATIVE WRITING AWARD FOR YOUNG WOMEN
WHO CAN APPLY
Female students of Monument Mountain Regional High School who are in their senior year in the 2016/17 school year.
The Berkshire Hills Fund for Excellence seeks applications for the Michelle Gillett Creative Writing Award.
The scholarship award will be given to the student or students who meet the following criteria:
- Quality of the writing
- Clarity of thinking
- Strength of voice and vision
- Creativity of overall submission
The Michelle Gillett Creative Writing Award is named in memory of Michelle Gillett, a writer, feminist, journalist, poet, mentor, wife, mother and columnist.
The award recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship award payable to their college or university for the 2017/18 school year. All applicants will be notified by March 31, 2017.
HOW TO APPLY
The application form is available here. Please note: We recommend using Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader to complete and save the form.
Applications can be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation's office location:
Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
800 North Main Street, PO Box 400
Sheffield, MA 01257