Watch short clips of the 2017 Whiting Award winners reading from their work.

The deadline to apply for the Whiting Literary Magazine Prize is Friday, December 15. 

The Whiting Foundation provides

EARLY SUPPORT FOR SCHOLARS & WRITERS

who astonish us by expanding the boundaries of art and understanding. Our commitment to making a place for this work in the world
is driven by a belief that

intense encounters with the best intellectual products of our culture deepen the human experience,

 broaden individual perspective, and offer stores of creativity and insight throughout life.