Michigan Hemingway Society

Since 1990, focusing on the Michigan influence in Ernest Hemingway's work,
especially the Nick Adams Stories.
The society holds an annual Hemingway Weekend in Petoskey, MI
each Fall which features speakers, readings, exhibits, and tours
of northern Michigan sites where the Nobel Prize-winning author
spent his boyhood summers.

The Sparrow Stoneback Memorial Award

Amount: $500

Eligibility: Must be
     a) enrolled in a graduate program and engaged in Hemingway Studies; or
     b) non-tenured English Department faculty in Lecturer or Adjunct position; or
     c) independent scholar with record of engagement in Hemingway Studies.

Must attend the MHS Fall Conference in October and present a 12-to-15 minute paper dealing with Hemingway's Michigan fiction.

Application details and deadline:
Submit an extensive 500-to-750 word abstract and brief bio to the Stoneback Award at stoneback.award@michiganhemingwaysociety.org by August 1 st.

Please consider donating to this award. You may donate using either a credit card or your PayPal account. You will receive an immediate confirmation and receipt on your screen and by email. It's simple and safe, with no forms to print and fill out, and no checks to write and mail. If you prefer you may send a notice of your intent to info@michiganhemingwaysociety.org and a check to the Michigan Hemingway Society, PO Box 922, Petoskey, MI 49770, specifying a donation to The Sparrow Stoneback Memorial Award Fund.

If you have questions or would like to provide active personal support, contact Jennifer Tianen at info@michiganhemingwaysociety.org for details.

Click on Donate and enter your donation $ amount at the top of the next page.


The Bill and Donna Coté Scholarship to attend the annual fall Michigan Hemingway Society conference is open to graduate, undergraduate and high school students with an interest in the works and life of Ernest Hemingway.  It includes full conference registration, overnight accommodations for Friday and Saturday, and meals.  To apply the student must submit a short essay indicating why he or she would like to attend the conference, a letter of recommendation from an instructor under whom he or she has studied literature, and contact info for both the applicant and instructor. These materials must be sent to the Cote Scholarship at cote.scholarship@michiganhemingwaysociety.org by September 1st.

Please consider donating to this scholarship. You may donate using either a credit card or your PayPal account. You will receive an immediate confirmation and receipt on your screen and by email. It's simple and safe, with no forms to print and fill out, and no checks to write and mail. If you prefer you may send a notice of your intent to info@michiganhemingwaysociety.org and a check to the Michigan Hemingway Society, PO Box 922, Petoskey, MI 49770, specifying a donation to the Bill and Donna Coté Scholarship Fund.

If you have questions or would like to provide active personal support, contact Jennifer Tianen at info@michiganhemingwaysociety.org for details.

Click on Donate and enter your donation $ amount at the top of the next page.


The Michigan Hemingway Society is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. If you have any questions please send an email to info@michiganhemingwaysociety.org