In alliance with the Amazon Literary Partnership, the Academy of American Poets is pleased to announce the 2022 recipients of the Poetry Fund grants, which are provided annually to poetry organizations and presses that are selected from among a pool of applicants. The Amazon Literary Partnership originally launched the Poetry Fund with the Academy in 2019 to further its role as a supporter of poetry organizations nationwide and to build the readership of poetry.

The Academy, in cooperation with the Amazon Literary Partnership, convened a grantmaking panel this year that included Tina CaneAnthony Cody, and Nicole Terez Dutton. Final 2022 award decisions were made by the Amazon Literary Partnership and the Academy. 

The 2022 Poetry Fund grant recipients are:

Alice James Books
Autumn House Press
Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center
BOA Editions, Ltd. 
Cave Canem Foundation
Copper Canyon Press
Furious Flower Poetry Center
Get Lit – Words Ignite
In-Na-Po, Indigenous Nations Poets
Mass Poetry
National Poetry Series
Nightboat Books Inc
O, Miami
Poetry Northwest
Poetry Society of America
Pongo Poetry Project
The University of Arizona Poetry Center 
Urban Word NYC
White Pine Press
Woodland Pattern Book Center
Youth Speaks
Zephyr Press

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