Fellowships of $5,000 each are given annually to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers who have lived in the state of Alabama for at least two years. Submit 10 to 20 pages of poetry or prose, a résumé, and a list of publications by March 1. There is no application fee. Visit the website for the required entry form and complete guidelines.
Alabama State Council on the Arts, Literary Arts Fellowships, 201 Monroe Street, Suite 110, Montgomery, AL 36104. (334) 242-4076, ext. 236. Anne Kimzey, Literary Arts Program Manager.