NEA Literature Fellowships
Deadline March 6 (must be received by this date), formerly March 7. Highly recommended free contest from the National Endowment for the Arts awards up to 60 $25,000 grants to published creative writers that enable recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement. Program alternates annually between poetry and prose (fiction and creative nonfiction); 2019 applications are for prose. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents. Limit one application per writer per year. See fine print regarding author eligibility and submission procedures on sponsor's website. Early online submission (no later than 7 days before the deadline) is strongly encouraged.
Published: January 3, 2019