Edinburgh’s multi-arts complex and events venue Summerhall has been selected by Creative Scotland to host the 2019 Dr Gavin Wallace Fellowship.
Mid-career or established writers based in Scotland are now invited to apply for the post of Fellow, with a deadline for applications of midday on Monday 21 January 2019.
The successful applicant will become writer in residence at Summerhall for one year to produce new work on the theme of change, sustainability and how the past informs the present. The selected Fellow will receive a £20,000 bursary, private work space at Summerhall, a bespoke programme of support and engagement and access to the full range of Summerhall’s activities during the year.
To be eligible for the Fellowship, applicants must have published at least one novel, graphic novel or equivalent work, one collection of short stories, one poetry pamphlet or had one professional production of their work staged or broadcast. Writers working in the main in English, Gaelic or Scots may apply. For full details of how to apply please visit the following link: https://www.summerhall.co.uk/dr-gavin-wallace-fellowship-2019/