About Us

Funders

The Poetry Society of America is grateful for the generous support of the following:

Public Support

  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • New York State Council on the Arts
  • New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
  • New York State Literary Technical Assistance Program

FOUNDATIONS & CORPORATIONS

  • The Bydale Foundation
  • The Fund for the City of New York
  • Google, Inc.
  • The Hyde and Watson Foundation
  • The Lyric Foundation for Traditional Poetry
  • The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
  • The Taft Foundation
  • Ford Foundation
  • Amazon Literary Partnerships
  • The Wallbridge Fund
  • Alan B. Slifka Foundation

IN ADDITION, WE THANK OUR ONGOING EVENT CO-SPONSORS AT

  • The Brooklyn Book Festival
  • Claremont Graduate University
  • Creative Writing Program, New York University
  • Creative Writing Program, Vanderbilt University
  • The Folger Shakespeare Library
  • Friends of the Pasadena Public Library
  • Friends of the UCLA English Department
  • The Hammer Museum
  • Library Foundation of Los Angeles
  • Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
  • The New School Graduate Writing Program
  • New York Botanical Garden
  • PEN America Center
  • PEN Center USA
  • Poets House
  • Queens College MFA Program in Creative Writing and Literary Translation
  • Rain Taxi Review of Books
  • Red Hen Press
  • Times Square Alliance
  • Tulane University
  • UCLA English Department

PUBLISHERS

  • Alfred A. Knopf
  • BOA Editions, Ltd.
  • Coffee House Press
  • Copper Canyon Press
  • Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Graywolf Press
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • John Hopkins University Press
  • Macmillan Publishing
  • New Directions
  • Random House
  • Sheep Meadow Press
  • Turtle Point Press
  • University of California Press
  • University of Pittsburgh Press
  • Wesleyan University Press
  • W.W. Norton & Company, Inc.