Hurston-Wright Legacy Award
Awarded by Hurston-Wright Foundation
To support published writers of African descent in furthering their art.
Include with each application a $25 nonrefundable application fee (in the form of a money order or check only).
Writers of African descent from any area of the diaspora.
US$10,000 or US$5,000
Book must be submitted by the publisher with permission of the writer.
- Professional development
The Foundation was established in September 1990 by novelist Marita Golden. Our mission is to develop, nurture and sustain the world community of writers of African descent.