Writing NSW Grants

Writing NSW Grants

The Writing NSW Grants program is open for applications for funding for writers and writing organisations in NSW via the following grants: Early Career Writer Grants; Writing NSW Emerging Writing Organisation Grants; and Writing NSW Writer & Scientist Grant.

Early Career Writer Grants are awarded by Writing NSW to assist early career creative writers in any genre who are resident in NSW. The aim of the grants is to foster a vibrant, diverse and innovative writing culture in the state. Up to 4 grants of $5,000 each.

Emerging Writing Organisation Grants are awarded by Writing NSW to support emerging writing organisations, groups and collectives across the state. The aim of the grants is to foster a vibrant, diverse and innovative writing culture in NSW. Up to 2 grants of $5,000 each.

The Writer & Scientist Grant is awarded by Writing NSW to foster connections between writing and the STEM sector (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). The grant supports a NSW-based writer and scientist or technologist wishing to work together on a joint writing-related project that helps to foster a vibrant, diverse and innovative writing culture in NSW. $2,000 ($1,000 each for the writer and scientist).

Applications close: 28 July 2019.

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