The Southeastern Writing Center Association offers two competitive grants to individuals within the southeast region attending the annual IWCA Collaborative@CCCC. Winners will receive a cash award of $105 to defray the cost of registration for the Collaborative and be recognized on the SWCA website. Following the Collaborative, recipients will be asked to compose a brief reflection on their experience for the website.

Eligibility: To be considered for a grant, individuals must be active members of a writing center in the SWCA region and must attend the 2012 IWCA Collaborative@CCCC (March 21st at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, St. Louis, MO). Special consideration will be given to individuals presenting at the Collaborative or first-time attendees.

Application Process: To apply, please send a brief letter describing your reasons for attending the Collaborative, including ways in which your attendance or presentation might benefit your institution or the SWCA region, to Mary Lou Odom, SWCA Scholarship Committee Chair, at

Deadline: Application letters must be received no later than March 15, 2012. Grant recipients will be notified prior to the Collaborative.

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