PEN America

PEN/Jean Stein Grant for Literary Oral History

Deadline: 
August 1, 2020
Cash Prize: 
$10,000
E-mail address: 

A grant of $10,000 will be given annually for a nonfiction work-in-progress that “uses oral history to illuminate an event, individual, place, or movement.” Using only the online submission system, submit a writing sample of 20 to 40 pages, 6 to 10 pages of transcribed interviews, a curriculum vitae, and an outline and description of the project by August 1. There is no entry fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

PEN America, PEN/Jean Stein Grant for Literary Oral History, 588 Broadway, Suite 303, New York, NY 10012.