01/09/2004. Contributed by Jessica Martin
Speculative Literature Foundation announces 'Older Writers' Grant.
The Speculative Literature Foundation has just announced its first Older Writers Grant of $750. The grant 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/Awards/SLFOlderWriters.php, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications must be received by December 31st 2004. The successful applicant will be announced on January 15th 2005.
The Older Writers Grant is sponsored in its entirety by Centric Advertising (http://www.centric.com/).
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