Help make science fiction and fantasy conventions more awesome, by…

Here's a rare chance to help a few important voices in the global science fiction conversation — and help make conventions more interesting at the same time. The World SF Travel Fund aims to "enable one international person involved in science fiction, fantasy or horror to travel to a major genre event." The first… » 8/01/11 4:30pm 8/01/11 4:30pm

Cash For New (But Older) SF Writers

If you're a new science fiction writer in your 50s, 60s or 70s, you have a unique opportunity to get some support. The Speculative Literature Foundation is accepting applications for its Older Writers Grant. The award gives $750 to a writer 50 years or older, who's just starting out in speculative fiction. There are… » 2/22/08 1:41pm 2/22/08 1:41pm