SLF $300 Travel Grant -- deadline July 31, 2004
The SLF is pleased to announce a $300 travel grant, intended to assist writers with their research. Travel should take place within one calendar year from the time of the grant. Grant recipients will be requested to write a short statement (500-1000 words) describing their experience for the SLF website and records.
Grants will be awarded by a committee of SLF staff members, on the basis of merit.
To apply, please send the following materials to [insert e-mail here], in a plain text (no attachments) file:
- a statement of intent; tell us where you want to travel to and describe the project you're working on (a short story, a novel, a series of poems, an essay, etc.) -- no more than 500 words
- a writing sample, in the genre in which you plan to write -- up to 5000 words
Submissions will be read from July 1st, 2004 to July 31st, 2004. Submissions received after that date will be returned unread. Applicants will be notified of our decision by September 1, 2004.