New Writing South Bursaries

New Writing South Bursaries

Show or hide

If you cannot afford the full cost of attending New Writing South activities, including the NWS mentoring schemes and CWP courses, we encourage you to apply for a bursary.

New Writing South has limited resources, to allow those who really need this help to get it, please only apply if you would otherwise be excluded from the activity, and please only ask us for the amount you need. 

  • You can apply for up to 70% of the full cost of eligible activities
  • Eligible activities, with bursaries available, are marked Bursaries Available
  • Only New Writing South activities are open to bursary applications
  • You are encouraged to apply early as bursaries are limited
  • You can only apply for one bursary in any one financial year
  • You must return an Equal Opportunities monitoring form in addition to bursary application form

How to apply:

  • Check that bursaries are available for the activity or course you want to apply for
  • Download and complete both Word documents below and return to georgia@newwritingsouth.com with any supporting documents as evidence of financial need.
  • If you are applying for a bursary for a Creative Writing Programme course, please note that the deadline for applications is Sunday 22 July, 5pm. Any applications sent after this date will not be considered. 

Download Bursary_application_form_2018.docx...

Show or hide

Please note you are also required to complete and return an Equal Opportunities monitoring form in order for us to consider your application. This monitoring form will be anonymous and does not form part of the application process.

Download Equal_Ops_Monitoring_Form_for_participants.docx...