The Michael King Writer's Fellowship is for established New Zealand writers from any literary genre, with a significant publication record, to work on a major project. It is offered every two years.
$100,000 over two years
10 Mar 2017
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To apply for Creative New Zealand funding, you:
We cannot fund you if you, your organisation, or key members of your team:
To be eligible for the Michael King Fellowship, you must either have:
You cannot be a previous recipient of the fellowship.
This biennial fellowship is offered to an established New Zealand writer with a significant publication record, in any literary genre, to work on a major project which will take two years or more to complete.
Previous recipients are listed on the bursaries, fellowships, scholarships and residencies awarded web page.
Your application is assessed by Creative New Zealand staff and a panel of external assessors.
Ten weeks after the closing date, we notify all applicants of the decision by email.
We also list successful applicants on the who got funded web page.
If you are successful, we will contact you about your funding agreement, payment schedule and reporting requirements.
The fellow will be asked to submit interim progress reports prior to the release of quarterly payments of the fellowship over a two year period.