June 14, 2006

OPPORTUNITY | Situations - Writing Bursaries, UK

Situations (research and commissioning programme led by the University of the West of England, Bristol)is inviting applications from writers based in the South West of England for two writing bursaries. Each bursary offers the opportunity to visit one or more Situations events in the next year, two mentoring sessions with an established critic or art historian in London and the chance to publish the resulting text as part of Situations Papers. An award of £750 is offered for each bursary to cover travel and publishing fee. The selection of the two recipients will be made by Situations and the place research centre at the University of the West of England, Bristol.To apply, email a CV, a sample of writing (up to 500 words) and a letter detailing why you would like the bursary and what interests you about the Situations programme (up to 500 words) to: writing@situations.org.uk

Deadline: 12pm on Monday 26 June 2006.