The Cebuano Studies Center announces the call for submissions for the 31st Cornelio Faigao Memorial Annual Writer’s Workshop. The Workshop is now accepting submissions until the 30th of September 2015. Regular mail submissions must be post-marked September 30, 2015 to be eligible for screening.

Applicants may submit a suite of seven poems or a short story written in either English or in Cebuano. Writing samples will be screened and will be included in the Center’s collection and thus will not be returned. Applicants are required to submit a softcopy of their work either through email or placed in a CD that should be included or attached to their application.

Entries must be typed using the Times New Roman font, font size 12, 1 inch margin on all sides, double spaced and must not bear the author’s name.

Applicants are also required to submit an application letter detailing why they want to join the workshop and how their background will add a unique perspective to the literary arts along with a copy of their updated resume or Curriculum Vitae with a 2×2 picture.

Interested applicants may submit the following requirements to: Cornelio Faigao Memorial Annual Writers Workshop, Cebu Studies Center, 2nd Floor, Learning Resource Center, University of San Carlos Talamban campus, Cebu City 6000 or online to

For more information and application guidelines, applicants may contact the Cebuano Studies Center at (032) 406-6079 from 8:30 am to 5:00pm Mondays through Fridays and 8:00 am to 12:00 pm every Saturday, look for Laurinne Ganados