on 25 June, 2018

Varuna Residential Fellowships for Writers 2019


Applications open on 16 June 2018 and close 30 July 2018

Varuna, the National Writers' House invites writers from across Australia to apply for a Varuna Residential Fellowship.


A Varuna Residential Fellowship offers writers working across a wide range of literary forms and genres the gift of uninterrupted time in which to develop a new work. Varuna will award 24 fellowships in 2018 with residencies able to be taken between January and the end of May 2019. 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.

Applicants with health care cards will have their application fee reduced from $65 to $30. Applicants experiencing financial hardship may contact Varuna to discuss.

Further details available HERE.