Up to seven grants of $12,000 each are given biennially to Massachusetts fiction writers and creative nonfiction writers. Up to seven finalists will also receive $1,000 grants. Using the online submission system, submit up to 25 pages of prose by January 25. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Massachusetts Cultural Council, Artist Fellowships, 10 St. James Avenue, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02116. (617) 858-2706. Dan Blask, Program Officer.