Friday, 13 June 2014
Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships -Deadline: April 30, 2015
Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships - $25,800 Prizes - No Entry Fee
The Poetry Foundation (Chicago, IL) welcomes young, emerging poets to apply for the organization's Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry Fellowships.
A total of five poets who have submitted the most exceptional work of poetry will each receive a stipend of $25,800. The cash prizes are among the highest given to fledgling poets in the U.S.
Instituted in 1989 by the benefactor Ruth Lilly (d. 2009), the Fellowships promote the craft and study of poetry in all its wonderful forms.
The Foundation will reveal the receivers of the fellowships in September 2014. Poetry magazine, the oldest literary publication for poets, will also feature the winners in the November 2014 issue.
Poets, between the ages of 21 and 31, can submit up to 10 pages of poetry for review.
Deadline: April 30, 2015 | Apply to Fellowships
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