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.