Literature Fellowships - Creative Writing [USA]

Fellowships in prose (fiction and creative nonfiction) or poetry are available to published creative writers. Fellowships enable recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel, and general career advancement.
This program operates on a two-year cycle with fellowships in prose available in FY 2010 and fellowships in poetry available in FY 2011. Individuals may apply only once each year.

If you have questions about your application, please contact the Literature staff at 202/682-5034 or e-mail


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