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Alumni and Friends

The Workshop faculty and staff are always happy to hear from former students. Keep us informed of your current mailing address so that we can send you the Workshop Newsletter, and if you publish a book, please send a copy for the Workshop library.

University resources for alumni

Order transcripts

Contact the office to update your address

Other alumni services

Keep in touch with other Workshop graduates

Find a graduate's contact information

Listen to the Live from Prairie Lights archives

Iowa publication awards

Visit the University of Iowa Press website for more information about the Iowa Poetry Prize, the Iowa Short Fiction Award, and the John Simmons Short Fiction Award

National resources for writers

The Association of Writers and Writing Programs

Pen American Center

Grants and Awards Available to American Writers

Chronicle of Higher Education job listings

Support the Workshop

The Workshop's financial aid awards rely on donations from generous alumni. If you're no longer a struggling young writer, please consider contributing to the Workshop's fellowship fund. Even a small contribution will help to support our students.
Find out more about donating to the Workshop