AWP provides support, advocacy, resources, and community to nearly 50,000 writers, 560 college and university creative writing programs, and 150 writers’ conferences and centers. Our mission is to foster literary achievement, advance the art of writing as essential to a good education, and serve the writers, teachers, students, literary arts professionals, and readers of contemporary writing. Your gift to AWP will help us continue to build support for writers and their work, and to increase the number of artists who benefit from our resources and community.
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Our vision is to attract broad resources that transform the USM and its institutions, create a network of advocates to embrace the USM’s role as an educator and economic engine, and to grow a long-term, sustainable culture of philanthropy across the University System of Maryland.