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Scottish Arts Council Writers' and Playwrights' Bursaries

United Kingdom

Scottish Arts Council

Government body for funding the arts in Scotland. Their well-organized site offers a mass of information about the arts in Scotland, including writers’ bursaries, fellowships and translation fellowships. There are also lists of literary awards and literary magazines. Their site at is well worth visiting.

, 12 Manor Place, Edinburgh EH3 7DD

Phone 0131 226 6051

Fax 0131 225 9833

Contact: Gavin Wallace, Head of Literature

Bursaries to enable published writers of literary work and recognised playwrights to devote more time to their writing. Around 20 bursaries of up to £15,000 awarded annually; deadline for applications in June and December. Application open to writers based in Scotland.


Last updated: 
21 May 2012 - 11:03pm

Please contact the Bursaries & Scholarships directly and not via WritersServices

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