Southern New Hampshire University

Southern New Hampshire University

MFA Program

Manchester, NH
Genres Include:
Fiction and Creative Nonfiction
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Application Deadline: 
November 1, 2014
Application Fee: 
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Contact Name: 
Jennifer Boissonneault
Core Faculty Includes: 

Richard Adams Carey, Wiley Cash, Craig Childs, Merle Drown, Ann Garvin, Leslie Jamison, Jo Knowles, Diane Les Becquets, Ben Nugent, Lydia Peelle, Mark Sundeen, Katherine Towler, Robin Wasserman, Mitch Wieland

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This program is affiliated with New Hampshire Writers’ Project. Students may choose to focus on writing for young adults. We also offer a track in environmental writing and environmental narrative journalism.

Students attend two weeklong residencies each year in January and June; both residencies take place in Whitefield, New Hampshire.

The application deadline for the January residency is November 1; the deadline for the June residency is April 1.


Jacquelyn Mitchard, Charlie Stella, Timothy Woodward, Pratima Cranse, Amy Irvine McHarg, Tracy Ross, Emma LeBlanc, Elizabeth Mueller