Dear writer, do you nurse the slightest ambition for an MFA? Here is a list of schools that can give you prestigious degrees for free.
Cornel University: (Ithaca, NY): Our small size allows us to offer a generous
financial support package that fully funds every student.
University of California Irvine, MFA in Writing (Irvine, CA): The Department of English provides three
full years of financial support to all domestic students in the MFA Programs in Writing. Support is
given through teaching assistantships which include full tuition coverage as well as University health
insurance (medical, dental, and vision).
University of California Riverside, MFA in Creative Writing and Writing for the Performing Arts
(Riverside, CA): All incoming students are granted a full fellowship and stipend for their first year.
After the first year, students receive full tuition and a salary through teaching assistantships.
University of Iowa, MFA in Writing (Iowa City, IA): Financial assistance is available for all students
enrolled in the program, in the form of teaching assistantships, research assistantships, and
fellowships. Most fellowships and assistantships provide either tuition scholarships or full tuition
University of South Carolina, MFA In Creative Writing (Columbia, SC): The MFA at Carolina is pleased
to provide fellowship and/or assistantship funding to all accepted students.
Boston University: Boston, MA): Tuition costs will be covered for every
admitted student in the program. In addition, students will receive university health insurance while
they are enrolled and all admitted students will receive stipend support.
Visit the schools websites and start your applications.