Posted by: Kathy Temean | February 2, 2011

National Grant Money For Writers

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT FOR THE ARTS LITERATURE FELLOWSHIPS
http://www.nea.gov/grants/apply/Lit/index.html

DEADLINE:  March 3, 2011

Applicants are required to use Grants.gov. See “How to Prepare and Submit an Application” for further information.

The NEA Literature Fellowships program offers $25,000 grants
in prose (fiction and creative nonfiction) and poetry to
published creative writers that enable the recipients to set
aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career
advancement. The NEA Literature Fellowships program operates
on a two-year cycle with fellowships in prose and poetry
available in alternating years. For FY 2012, which is covered
by these guidelines, fellowships in prose are available. 

Fellowships in poetry will be offered in FY 2013 and guidelines
will be available in January 2012. Individuals may apply only
once each year.

Direct questions to the Literature staff at
202/682-5034 or e-mail LitFellowships@arts.gov .

Applicants may use digital, audio, or online publications to establish
up to fifty percent of their eligibility, provided that such
publications have competitive selection processes and stated
editorial policies. Works where the writer paid for publication
are not eligible in the qualifying process.

Hope someone applies.  Make it happen.

Talk tomorrow,

Kathy


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