Call for Manuscripts: The 26th Iligan National Writers Workshop

Announcements by The Editors |

The Mindanao Creative Writers Group (MCWG) and the Culture and Arts Studies Center of the Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU – IIT) are now accepting manuscripts in Binisaya, (Tagalog-based) Filipino, English, Hiligaynon, Waray, Chavacano, Higaonon, Binukid, Meranaw, and Tausug for poetry, short fiction, and excerpts of a novel (one chapter and with summary of the novel).

Creative nonfiction manuscripts in English and one-act plays or screenplays in Binisaya and (Tagalog-based) Filipino are also accepted.

Themes that revolve around our artistic and cultural or ethnic heritage are preferred.

Slots open for writing fellowships — 3 slots for Luzon, 5 slots for Visayas, 7 slots for Mindanao, and 3 private writing fellowships.

Deadline of submission of entries is on 15 January 2019.

Application forms may be downloaded via

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Topics: Creative Writing Fellowship in Mindanao, Iligan National Writers Workshop

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