The Magabala Books 2020 Creative Development Scholarships is open to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander writers, artists, illustrators and storytellers.
The scholarships support professional development for both emerging and established creators relating to writing, illustration and storytelling, which may result in a manuscript for potential publication.
The financial assistance that can be applied for may include, but is not limited to:
- editorial support;
- writing, illustration, editorial mentoring fees or workshop;
- securing a manuscript assessment or initial edit of a manuscript;
- payment of course fees or training expenses (not including university level fees);
- purchasing illustration materials for a specific project;
- travel assistance to attend a professional development workshop or experience;
- creator fees up to $1,000 to work on a specific project.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 11 October 2020.
Visit Magabala Books for further details.