Writer Madhvi Ramani won both the Diverse Writers Grant and the Diverse Worlds Grant, given by the Speculative Literature Foundation (SLF). Each “diversity-centered” grant is for $500; this is the first year they were offered. The application period for next year’s grants is May 1, 2015 to July 31, 2015. For more information, see the official Facebook announcement.
Orange Mike Lowrey and James Nicoll will both be jurors for the SLF’s Working-Class/Impoverished Writers’ grant. The application period runs from December 15th, 2014 to February 28th, 2015, and offers $750.
For more information see the official SLF website.