This contest is open to all nonfiction writers, except for 1) first place winners from previous contests, 2) authors who have written a feature for Oregon Quarterly in the past calendar year, and 3) staff of Oregon Quarterly, University of Oregon relations, or their family members. Applicants may submit an entry under the open category or under the student category. The student contest is open to any student enrolled and pursuing a graduate or undergraduate degree at a college or university at the time of the deadline. To apply, applicants must submit a nonfiction manuscript with a northwest perspective. Word length is 2,000 words maximum for the open category and 1,500 words maximum for the student category; see website for more details.
How easy is it to apply?
This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.
How much competition is there?
The competition for this scholarship will be average.