Application Timeline

The application deadline has passed for all 2020/21 seasonal fellowships.

How to Apply

As part of the online application form, applicants are asked to upload a cover letter and resume as a single PDF. We also ask applicants to provide contact information for three references. Those interested in applying for a Multicultural Scholarship are invited to submit a supplemental personal statement in PDF form.  If selected to interview, applicants may be asked to provide writing samples or a portfolio.

Applicants for the Costumes Fellowship are invited to submit photos and/or samples of their work via email to  after submitting an application.

At Playwrights Horizons we believe that a broad spectrum of voices enriches the quality and vitality of our work. Playwrights has a strong institutional commitment to diversity in its staffing and to equitable and inclusive practices. We are interested in receiving fellowship applications from people of all races, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, classes, religions, and people with disabilities.

The facilities at Playwrights are fully accessible and ADA compliant.