Amy Lowell Traveling Poetry Scholarship

Who Is Eligible:

Any poet of American birth who is able to spend one year outside the continent of North America. There is no age requirement, and there is no requirement that applicants be enrolled in a university or other education program. While many recent winners have been published poets, there is no requirement that applicants have previously published their work.


Applicants must be citizens of the United States by virtue either of birth within the United States or of birth outside the United States to a U.S. citizen parent.

The poetry sample must not exceed either 40 typed pages or one printed volume plus no more than 20 typed pages of your most recent work.

Deadline: 10/15/2017 October 15th, annually
Amount: Approximately $54,000
How to apply:


Please visit: Amy Lowell Poetry Traveling Scholarship
for application and/or additional information.


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