Application Portal Open for the Second Round of the Literary Arts Emergency Fund

November 2021



The application portal for the second round of the Literary Arts Emergency Fund, administered by the Academy of American Poets, the Community of Literary Magazines and Presses (CLMP), and the National Book Foundation, is open now through January 5, 2022 at 11:59pm EST. Nonprofit literary arts organizations and publishers experiencing continued financial losses due to COVID-19 can view guidelines and apply for funding at

Regrants from this fund, which will total $4.3 million, are made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. 

For answers to frequently asked questions about the Literary Arts Emergency Fund, visit The three managing organizations will hold an application information session on Monday, November 8, 2021 at 1:00pm EST. Hosted by LitNet, and open to all prospective applicants. RSVP here.