The Thomas Lux Scholarship application is available to poets who have not previously attended a festival workshop and who wish to attend one of the workshops at the 17th Annual Virtual Palm Beach Poetry Festival. The deadline to apply is December 1, 2020. A Thomas Lux Scholarship Award will be made by mid-December 2020 and notification will be made by email.
The Thomas Lux Scholarship covers Full Participant Tuition and Admission to all Festival Events. The approximate value of the fellowship is $895.00.
Any applicant who has not previously attended a festival workshop will be considered for this fellowship. To apply, please submit a writing sample and cover letter of introduction including a brief informal statement of need. Your application will be evaluated by our independent reader. Before you apply, please carefully consider your availability for the festival dates to be sure you will be able to attend virtually in January 18-23, 2021, if selected.
We are grateful for the support of the generous donors who have made this opportunity possible to honor the life, work, and poetry of Thomas Lux.