Virginia G. Piper Fellowships
at Arizona State University


Opportunities for teaching, research, and professional development

Each year, the Piper Center offers several fellowships for current graduate students in the Creative Writing Program at Arizona State University:

  • Fellowship in Literary Arts: Variable awards to support the completion of a creative manuscript in fiction or poetry or other literary based project
  • Creative Engagement Fellowship: This is a merit-based fellowship that is awarded to current Master of Fine Arts students in Creative Writing at Arizona State University

The Piper Center also offers fellowships open to the community: 

To learn more about each fellowship, click the links above or use the side menu to visit each page. For more information, contact the Coordinator for Educational Programs, Joy Young, at