Nicholas Pekearo Scholarship in Creative Writing

For Creative Writing students.

Established in memory of SUNY Empire student and auxiliary police officer Nicholas Pekearo, The Nicholas Pekearo Scholarship in Creative Writing will be awarded to students who have an approved degree program in Creative Writing or a related field, and who have a demonstrated writing ability and experience. Additional application materials with writing samples are required.

The Pekearo/Latman Family
Undergraduate Studies
Supplemental Questions
  1. Submit creative writing samples (see details for minimum length requirements)
  2. Please submit a statement about the creative writing piece(s) you have submitted. What were you goals for the piece? Why did you choose that particular form to enact those goals? What artistic influences, if any, are reflected in the piece?