Toby Altman Awarded 2021 NEA Literature Fellowship in Poetry

Toby Altman

Toby Altman | Photo by Sara Wainscott

February 4, 2021 - 8:00pm

Congratulations to Workshop alumnus, Toby Altman, among the thirty-six poets granted a 2021 Literature Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts.

The NEA Literature Fellowships program offers $25,000 grants in prose and poetry to published creative writers that enable the recipients to set aside time for writing, research, travel and general career advancement.

The Literature Fellowships program operates on a two-year cycle with fellowships in prose and poetry available in alternating years.

For more information:
"National Endowment for the Arts Winter Award Announcement for FY 2021"(PDF)

"National Endowment for the Arts Supports the Arts with over $27.5 Million in Awards in First Round of FY2021 Funding"

National Endowment for the Arts website