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NWP Alumna Julia Conrad Wins Fulbright Award

Apr 15, 2021

Nonfiction Writing Program alum, and current MFA in Literary Translation candidate, Julia Conrad has received a 2021-2022 Fulbright Arts/Creative Writing Award to Italy. 

As reported by Karen Wachsmuth, UI Associate Director of International Fellowships and International Programs, Julia Conrad "is one of only 14 awardees to Italy, which is a very competitive country with often more than 100 applicants."

Conrad's Fulbright mentors included Translation professors Aron Aji and Natasa Durovicova, and NWP professor Inara Verzemnieks.