Creative Capital Artist Awards
Deadline March 1 (must be received by this date), formerly February 28. Highly recommended free contest offers grants up to $50,000 for writers of poetry, fiction, nonfiction, and graphic novels. Entrants must be US citizens or permanent residents, aged 25+, with 5+ years' professional writing experience, and not be full-time students. Proposals for collaborative projects and work by collectives will be considered; limit one project per entrant per year. Writers must submit three work samples, maximum 25 pages total. Submit a project proposal application via their online form. In the past, literature grants have been offered approximately every third or fourth year, alternating with other artistic disciplines.
Published: February 13, 2021