An exciting opportunity is available for emerging or established writers who are developing new work in creative writing or illustration with the 2019 Arts NT Varuna Residential Fellowship program. The program offers four professional development fellowships and support for two Top End writers and two from the Central Desert region, with the fellowships including a two-week residency at Varuna, The National Writers’ House in the Blue Mountains, NSW.
Applicants will need to submit between 7,000 and 10,000 words from the beginning of their manuscript, along with a synopsis of the entire work. For poetry, applicants will need to submit a selection of 10 poems.
Residencies can be undertaken between July and December 2019.
Applications open Monday 1 April 2019 and close Tuesday 14 May 2019