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 Website:

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 Website:

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.
The Foundation Center 32 Old Slip, 24th Floor New York, NY 10005-3500  Phone: (212) 620-4230  Fax: (212) 807-3677  Website:


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