Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Winn Emmert Macadam Memorial Scholarship Fund for Young Writers

In memory of the fine artist, mother and philanthropist, "Winnie" Macadam, who passed away on 11 May 2011

She believed in the power of the arts to change lives and the power of love to change the world. Her grace, sense of humor and courage will be missed by all. Your donation will go to support Rena's Promise Creative Writing Camp scholarship 2011 recipients hailed from South Africa, rural Wales, the Bronx and Brooklyn, NY, the Shinnecock Reservation, and many other regions of the USA. Help keep the promise and create a more ecumenical world unhindered by prejudice, racism or hatred by bringing young people together from all walks of life and providing them with a place to develop the cultural and creative voices of Generation NEXT.

If you need to apply for a scholarship please contact us directly. If you would like to help support our young writers, please click on donate below. Thank you!


by R.S. Thomas
Some ask the world and are diminished in the receiving of it.
You gave me only this small pool that the more I drink from,
the more overflows me with sourceless light.