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Meath County Council Cultural Services - Francis Ledwidge Award 2018 - Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 28th November at 12pm.

Date Released: 26 October 2018

 

Meath County Council Cultural Services 

Francis Ledwidge Award 2018

 Francis Ledwidge Award

Details

This award, named in honour of Francis Ledwidge, aims to support writers in developing works of poetry. 

 

The awardee will be granted a week long residency at the prestigious Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig, Co. Monaghan plus a €1,500 cash prize.

 

Applicants should demonstrate how a creative residency and financial award would benefit their work.

 

Applicants must demonstrate a commitment and achievement to the craft of poetry.

 

Application Process

To apply, please submit the following in HARD COPY ONLY -

  • Detailed biography - Outlining literary achievements to date.
  • Work sample - With a maximum of 10 samples of writing work.
  • Cover letter - Signed and dated including address, phone number and email.
  • Work proprosal - Stating clearly what is hoped to be accomplished during the stay at Annaghmakerrig.

 

See document below for Terms and Conditions.

 

Applicants must be 18 years or over.

 

Please forward applications to:

 

The Arts Office,

Meath County Council,

Buvinda House,

Dublin Road,

Navan,

Co. Meath,

C15Y291

 

*** Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 28th November at 12pm. ***

 

Francis Ledwidge Award 2018 - Details - pg 1 and Terms and Conditions - pg 2.pdf

 

 

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