Literary – Other Resources

Grants and Awards Available to American Writers (website)

Formerly in book form, this up-to-date database is available to individuals for a $12 annual fee.

PEN American Center

Poets & Writers

Links to a wide array of resources for writers, including grants and awards.

Poets & Writers
90 Broad Street, Suite 2100
New York, NY 10004
Phone: (212) 226-3586
Fax: (212) 226-3963

Literary Magazines: The New Pages Complete List

Extensive database of print and online literary magazines with brief descriptions and links to magazine websites. Also contains lists of book publishers, writing contests, book contests, MFA programs, independent bookstores, and reviews of magazines.


The following can usually be found at a public or university library:

Foundation Grants to Individuals

The Foundation Center provides an excellent web site for grants research, including an online grantwriting course and many other courses, some of which are free. There are several subscription levels (from free to $19.95/mo. and up) available for the database. Books, webinars and other resources are available.

The Foundation Center

79 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10003-3076
Phone: (212) 620-4230
Toll Free: (800) 424-9836
Fax: (212) 807-3677
Contact form: click here