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$10.00 USD
Students are selected by instructors on the basis of submission. Click on each master class for deadline information. Scholarship applications are also due at that time.

Submission Instructions

Manuscripts should consist of no more than:

6 typed pages of poetry (only one poem per page)
15 pages of prose (double-spaced)

An application fee of $10—paid through Submittable—must accompany your submission.

Only one fee is required per person, regardless of how many applications are submitted. If you are applying to more than one workshop and would like to submit two different writing samples, please email the center directly.

Contact and biographical information should be entered in the Cover Letter field; indicate courses you are applying to in the Workshops field.

Hettie Jones

Advanced Poetry
Grace Shulman

Jeanne Marie Beaumont

Mark Wunderlich

Poetry Thesis
Kathleen Ossip
(email the center for availability)

Sandra Newman

Christopher Sorrentino

Cathleen Schine

Novel Writing
Stephen Wright
 (email the center for availability)

Master Class
Fiction with Tess Hadley

Poetry with Ben Lerner

Once accepted, students are expected to register promptly so that notification of wait-listed students and those not accepted is not delayed. If you need to withdraw, please alert the Poetry Center so that someone from the wait-list may take your spot. If you must withdraw from a class, please refer to 92Y's refund policies.