THE 2011 VILCEK PRIZES IN LITERATURE:
The 2011 Vilcek Prize for Creative Promise in Literature guidelines and application forms are now available at
No entry fee.
The awards are for non-American-born writers of poetry, fiction or creative nonfiction who are living and working in the U.S., age 38 and under;
one $25,000 prize, + four $5000 prizes.
(There is also a $100,000 Vilcek Literature Prize for one non-American-born writer of poetry, fiction or creative nonfiction who is living and working in the U.S., no age restriction, but there is no application process for this prize.)