Contests, Grants, and Residencies Pen Parentis Writing Fellowship for New Parents March 14, 2016 Share on Twitter (opens in a new tab) on Facebook (opens in a new tab) on Linkedin (opens in a new tab) via email The Pen Parentis Writing Fellowship for New Parents is currently accepting applications for the 2015/2016 year. Entrants must be the parent of at least one child under 10 years of age, but can be at any stage in their writing career. All genres and styles of fiction are welcome, but please no plays or poetry. Novel excerpts are acceptable if they can stand alone as a story. Entries should not exceed 1,250 words. The winner will receive $1,000 as well as a full year of promotion. Entry fee: $20 Deadline: April 18, 2016 For more information, please visit the website.