Scholarship

Lawrence A. Sanders Scholarship Fund for Creative Writing

Donate To FundScholarship Information

About the Fund

Lawrence Sanders was born in 1920 in Brooklyn, New York. He earned a BA from Wabash College in Crawfordsville, Indiana. He worked for a while at Macy’s Department Store before joining the U.S. Marines. After his service, he was an editorial writer for a magazine before turning to writing novels full time at the age of 50. Lawrence became a highly successful writer of crime fiction, and author of some three dozen novels. He created the Arch McNally series about a Palm Beach private investigator, and his novels, The Anderson Tapes and The First Deadly Sin, were adapted into popular films.

Interested in Applying for This Fund’s Scholarship?

Info

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Graduating high school senior from any Palm Beach or Martin County high school
  • Interested in pursuing a career in creative writing
  • Demonstrate financial need

Apply

Interested in applying for this scholarship?

Apply once to our common application to be considered for our over 100 scholarship funds!

Learn More
Donate to this Fund