submit your application
The Yucatan Writing Conference is a juried gathering, meaning participants must apply by submitting brief manuscripts . Prose writers should submit no more than then a 10-page writing sample. Poets should submit up to 3 pages of poetry. Prose manuscripts must be numbered, double-spaced and rendered in 12-point Times New Roman font with default one-inch margins on all sides. Poetry manuscripts must be numbered and rendered in 12-point Times New Roman font with default one-inch margins on all sides. Application fee $20. NOTE: IF YOU ATTENDED THE YUCATAN CONFERENCE WITHIN THE PAST THREE YEARS OR IF YOU ARE IN A YUCATAN WRITING CONFERENCE ONLINE COURSE, THE APPLICATION FEE IS WAVED.
Application deadline: July 22. We accept applicants on a rolling basis. Early applications are highly encouraged.
Notification of participation: No later than August 15.
Tuition deposit deadline: September 15.
Tuition due in full: October 15.
submission and payment
Application manuscripts must be submitted by the July 22 deadline via email attachment to email@example.com. The subject line must read: Yucatan Writing Conference 2020 Submission. The submission must be accompanied by a $20 application fee (see notable exceptions above) via PayPal using the PayPal url paypal.me/yucatanwriters.
THE figueroa SISTERS fellowship
Generously funded by novelist Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, this $500 scholarship is awarded to a female writer fifty or older. To apply, please send a 10-page writing sample and statement of need to firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline: May 20, 2019.