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Carnegie Fund for Authors

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Purpose and Activities

The Fund grants emergency assistance to needy writers who have commercially published at least one book of reasonable length. The work must be published by a traditional publisher. Grants are given to help authors in a time of emergency, whether health, hurricane, flood, fire, etc. Grants are not awarded to assist writers to complete projects. There must be a legitimate need that can be supported by documentation. .


Established in NY


Carnegie Fund for Authors

Independent foundation




P.O. Box 409, Lenox Hill Station New York City, NY United States 10021-0006

Contact Information

  • Telephone: 2127345099