Sunday, February 12, 2017

Jane Yolen Mid-List Author Grants

Critically acclaimed children’s book author Jane Yolen created this grant to honor the contribution of mid-list authors.  The grant awards $3,000 to mid-list authors and aims to help raise awareness about their current works-in-progress.  Jane was the first SCBWI Regional Advisor and currently sits on the SCBWI Board of Advisors.

This year's grant winner is:

Jan Peck, author of the Green Mother Goose and Giant Peach Vodel. Jan is an active member of SCBWI and helped build the vibrant North Texas chapter. 

Honor authors are:
Deborah Trotter and Joan Donaldson

Joan Donaldson joining Jane Yolen on stage after being announced an honor winner.

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