Older Writers Grant


The Speculative Literature Foundation (SLF) is pleased to announce
that it is accepting applications for the 2011 Older Writers Grant.
The grant of $750 is available to any writer of speculative literature
of 50 years or older at the time of application who is just beginning
to work professionally in the field. There are no restrictions on the
use of the grant money.

The grant will be awarded by a committee of SLF staff members on the
basis of interest and merit. Applicants are asked to submit a brief
autobiographical statement, a writing sample, and a bibliography. For
full details on how to apply for the grant, please see the SLF web
site: http://www.speculativeliterature.org/Grants/SLFOlderWriters.php,
or email [email protected]. Applications must be
received by March 31st 2011. The successful applicant will be
announced on June 1st 2011.

2 thoughts on “Older Writers Grant

  1. Recently I have tried to access the website for the Older Writers’ Grant, but the site seems to be down. Does speculativeliterature.org still exist, to your knowledge?

  2. Hank,
    Their website was current when I posted this, and there are various links to current grants they are running throughout the web.

    However, their website seems to be out-of-order at the moment.

    So, yes, I’m pretty sure they still exist as they have posted content in 2011.

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