Thursday, 29 August 2013

Writers' Bursaries & Fellowships for International Writers

Charles Pick South Asian Fellowship

Deadline 31st January 2014 at 12:00pm GMT

Award £10,000


The Charles Pick South Asian Fellowship is a six-month residential creative writing fellowship with an award of £10,000. The fellowship began in October 2002.

The Charles Pick South Asian Fellowship seeks to encourage the spirit of writing by giving support to the work of a new and, as yet, unpublished writer of fictional or non-fictional prose based in South Asia. The writer should be from South Asia (Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Burma/Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Turkmenistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan), but does not need to be domiciled there.

Application forms must be submitted with an original typescript of 2,500 words. All applicants must provide a reference from an editor, agent or accredited teacher of creative writing.

All application forms and full details are available at:

http://www.uea.ac.uk/literature/fellowships/charles-pick-fellowships

Contact: charlespickfellowship@uea.ac.uk




The David T. K. Wong Fellowship

Deadline 13th January 2013

Award £26, 000


A year-long residential fellowship with an award of £26,000. Applications will be considered from established published as well as unpublished writers of any age and any nationality and will be awarded to a writer planning to produce a work of prose fiction in English which deals seriously with some aspect of life in the Far East.

Applicants must submit 2,500 words of unpublished work which they plan to undertake during the fellowship. Application fee is £10.00.

All application forms and full details are available at:
http://www.uea.ac.uk/lit/fellowships/david-wong-fellowship

 Contact: davidtkwongfellowship@uea.ac.uk

Please contact the organisers directly, thank you!
 

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