Prize honoraria are sent directly to the winning magazines.
A systematic, nuanced, and versatile thinker with integrity and a passion to lead and grow AWP, this individual will be able to connect with a wide range of people and strategic partners, build relationships, and constructively address conflict.
Other services include writer mentorship programs and career development support, including a job list featuring academic, nonprofit, commercial, and internship opportunities for writers of every background. Provide concise, relevant, and timely information to the board so it can fulfill its policy- and decision-making responsibilities.
Each issue features in-depth essays on the craft of writing, as well as extensive interviews with accomplished authors. Recognizing that the organization is financially and institutionally strong enough to be autonomous, AWP reorganized its operations to become an independent nonprofit organization in August National Program Directors' Prize[ edit ] Instituted by the directors of AWP's member programs, two National Program Directors' Prizes for undergraduate literary magazines are awarded annually to outstanding journals in the categories of content and design.
The award acknowledges the hard work, creativity, and innovation of these presses and journals, and honors their contributions to the literary landscape through their publication of consistently excellent work.
Published six times a year, the Chronicle provides diverse insights into the art of writing that are accessible, pragmatic, and idealistic.
Membership Engagement and Resource Development Develop and oversee strategies to increase AWP membership and to maintain and deepen engagement with existing members and partners. The successful candidate will have the ability to innovate and recognize opportunities to advance and grow in new ways.
Reporting to the board of trustees, the ED will be charged with the strategic leadership of the organization, including clear goals of excellence, operational stability, membership service, and growth. Awards sponsored[ edit ] AWP sponsors six contests, and also provides an extensive listing of literary grants, awards, and publication opportunities available from organizations and publishers throughout North America.
The Chronicle's pages are for those who love reading and writing. The organization also sponsors 10 literary awards and provides an extensive listing of grants, awards, and publication opportunities for writers available from organizations and publishers throughout North America.