MNWC Internship Application

Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference ~ June 21-26, 2021

Interns are paid $400 for the week. Interns participate in a one of our five intensive writing workshops. Interns have the opportunity to meet and discuss a manuscript with their faculty member.

This is a VIRTUAL conference.

Workshops, craft talks, readings and all conference activities will be held online.

* You MUST be an enrolled student at BSU for fall 2021 to be considered for a paid internship!

  • You will be a full, participating member of the intensive workshop in which you serve.
  • Interns are an essential part of the Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference STAFF
  • Interns may not work at any other jobs during the conference.
  • To learn more about the conference, visit
  • Questions about the internship may be directed to Professor Gibbon or MNWC Conference Coordinator Mathew Hawthorne (


2021 MNWC Internship Application

  • Contact Information

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  • Application Information

  • Please list the 3 instructors you are most interested in working with. Indicate your preference by ranking them 1, 2 & 3. Every effort will be made to match you with one of your choices.

    Danielle Evans (fiction)
    Faith Adiele (creative nonfiction)
    J. Drew Lanham (creative nonfiction)
    Jenifer Elise Foerster (poetry)
    John Murillo (poetry)
  • In 200 words or less, please tell us why you would like to participate in the conference as an intern.
  • If you are selected to be an intern, we will need a headshot for our Conference Orientation Guide and Conference Hub. You may upload a headshot now.
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