Mrs. Giles Whiting Foundation

Join Whiting Awards winners Elif Batuman, Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts, Rajiv Joseph, and Morgan Meis at the Brooklyn Book Festival for their panel, “Endangered Spaces: Writing About Place and Threat,” on Sunday September 21 at 2pm.

Writers’ Awards

Whiting Writers’ Awards

These awards, of $50,000 each, are given annually to ten writers — poets, playwrights and fiction and nonfiction writers — of exceptional talent and promise in early career.
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New Works

See more details on these and other new publications & productions.



Dissertation Fellowships

The Whiting Fellowships in the Humanities provide one-year stipends for advanced Ph.D. candidates who are selected by the faculty at seven major graduate schools.
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Teaching Fellowships

The Whiting Teaching Fellowships provide sabbaticals and research grants for junior humanities professors who are outstanding teachers at four undergraduate colleges.
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