Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators


General Scholarship


This scholarship provides tuition to the Virtual New York Conference for any SCBWI member experiencing financial hardship. Recipients will receive base tuition to the Virtual New York Conference.

Applicants may submit an artist statement (250 words or less) and a one-sentence logline about their project.

SCBWI members only. Up to five winners will be chosen.



Open December 1, 2022 through January 10, 2023 at 11:59 pm pacific time.





All applicants must be current SCBWI members. 


Please post the following information in the submission form:  

  • An artist statement (250 words max) about why you want to attend the conference.
  • A one-sentence logline describing your current project



Questions? Please email Sarah Diamond at