Application Deadline

Earliest Announcement of Grant Award or Rejection

Earliest Start Date for NEA Period of Performance

Literature Fellowships: Poetry

March 13, 2024

December 2024

January 1, 2025

Applicants are required to use See "How to Apply" for further information.

Late applications will not be accepted.

In the event of an emergency (e.g., a hurricane or a,, or NEA systems technological failure), the NEA Chair may adjust application deadlines for affected applicants. If a deadline is extended for any reason, an announcement will be posted on our website.

Do not seek information on the status of your application before the announcement date that is listed above.

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