The annual Todd New Writer's Bursary allows a promising published writer or presented playwright, at an early stage of their career, to work on an approved project.
2 Sep 2016
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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 Creative New Zealand funding:
To be eligible for a Todd New Writer's Bursary you must be either:
The bursary allows a promising writer to work on an approved project.
We are particularly interested in:
We are also interested in projects or programmes of activity that:
Applicants should apply for an Arts Grant to write a work of any genre other than those listed below under Activities not funded.
Creative New Zealand literature funding is not available for research or writing that:
Previous recipients are listed on the who got funded web page.
To apply for the Todd New Writer's Bursary, follow the Arts Grant application process:
Applications are assessed by Creative New Zealand staff and external peer assessors. Pasifika or Māori artists and practitioners are involved in assessing Pacific and Māori arts applications.
We assess how closely the results of your proposed project match the long-term goal (outcome) of high-quality New Zealand art is developed.
If relevant, we consider the cultural diversity of your proposed activities.
We consider how kaupapa Pasifika is evident in the practice and results of your proposed activities.
We consider how Mātauranga Māori is evident in the practice and results of your proposed activities.
Ten weeks after the closing date, we will email the result of your application.
For the 2016 round we will notify you by 10 November (Thursday).
At the same time we also list succcessful applicants on the who got funded web page.
If you are successful, we will contact you about:
A project completion report is required within 12 weeks of the project end date using the report template. To be considered for further funding, your report needs to be submitted on time.
Senior Arts Adviser — Literature
Phone: (04) 498 0707