Frank Soos Creative Writing Scholarship

The Frank Soos Creative Writing Scholarship provides financial assistance for tuition or educational expenses to undergraduate or graduate creative writers at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Applicants do not have to be a creative writing major, minor, or Master of Fine Arts student.

Requirements: Minimum GPA – 2.0 for undergraduates and 3.0 for graduate students; must demonstrate financial need. Preference for Alaska residents.

$1,000 minimum
Campus and Colleges
Supplemental Questions
  1. In one or two paragraphs, describe your passion for or interest in creative writing
  2. Submit a writing sample of one of the following:
    • Five (5) pages of mixed genre work
    • Five (5) pages of prose
    • Three (3) pages of poetry