Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

BIPOC Scholarship


BIPOC Scholarship


All expense paid tuition to the Summer Conference for Black, Indigenous, and People of color. Ten scholarships are available – five reserved for women of color. 



Open May 15 through June 15.





For the Winter Conference, ten scholarships will be awarded to Black, Indigenous, and People of Color – five will be reserved for Women of Color. All applicants must be current SCBWI members. 


Please post the following information in the submission form:  

A statement about why you want to attend the conference.

A one-sentence logline describing your current manuscript or illustration project.

Mark the box if you identify as a woman. Five of the scholarships are reserved for women.


Submission Form coming soon.


Questions? Please email Sarah Diamond at