Don Freeman Memorial Grant-in-Aid


To enable picture-book artists to further their understanding, training and work in the picture-book genre.


Open to both full and associate members of the Society who, as artists, seriously intend to make picture books their chief contribution to the field of children's literature.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Award Value

The full grant is US$1,500 and the runner-up grant is US$500

Application procedure

Applicants must submit an application to the Society. Receipt of the application will be acknowledged.

Closing date

Application requests should be submitted by June 15th and completed applications should be submitted by February 10th

Study Level

  • Unrestricted

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)

The Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) is an organization of 22,000 writers, illustrators, editors, agents and publishers of children's books, television, film and multimedia.

Contact Details

  • 323 782 1010
  • 323 782 1892
  • 8271 Beverly Boulevard
    Los Angeles
    United States of America

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI) by using the links below.


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