National Endowment for the Arts
Creative Writing Fellowships
Grants of $25,000 each are awarded in alternating years to poets and prose writers. This year grants will be awarded to poets. Poets who have published either a full-length collection of poetry of at least 48 pages, or 20 or more poems or pages of poetry in five or more literary journals, anthologies, or publications that regularly publish poetry between January 1, 2009, and March 9, 2016, are eligible. Using the online submission system, submit 7 to 10 pages of poetry with proof of eligibility by March 9. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
National Endowment for the Arts, Creative Writing Fellowships, 400 7th Street SW, Washington, D.C. 20506. (202) 682-5034.