For emerging lesbian poets and fiction writers within the U.S.
First place awardees and two runners-up in the poetry and fiction categories will receive cash awards ($10,000 for awardee, $1,500 for runners-up).
Thanks to Skip’s Sappho Fund, at least one grant will be awarded to a lesbian writer who is based west of the Mississippi River. F
or more information, or a copy of guidelines and application for the above grants, please contact us at: 212-529-8021, ext. 22 or via email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Guidelines and application forms are also available online (as are other grant opportunities).
Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice works for social, racial and economic justice in the U.S. and internationally. Our grant making and philanthropic advocacy programs help lesbians and allied communities challenge oppression and claim their human rights.
Deadline: Friday, June 29, 2007 (for receipt in Astraea’s office)