A Varuna Residential Fellowship offers writers and illustrators working across a wide range of literary genres and forms the gift of uninterrupted time in which to develop a new work. Varuna will award thirty Fellowships in 2016 with residencies able to be taken between January and end of June 2017. Fellowships include full board and accommodation at Varuna in the Blue Mountains NSW. Varuna encourages writers from diverse backgrounds and at all stages of their career development to apply. Further details available on the Varuna Website.