Writer in Residence, Creative Future


The Creative Future Writers’ Award (CFWA), New Writing South (NWS) and Preston Park Recovery Centre (PPRC) are offering a unique development opportunity for a talented, emerging under-represented writer who is interested in working with vulnerable adults and/or in a social care setting.

The residency will be twenty-two half days between April–October 2019 at Preston Park Recovery Centre in Brighton, and paid as a flat rate of £2,000.

This residency programme sits alongside Creative Future’s national Writers’ Awards competition and workshop programme. The opportunity is made possible by the Garrick Charitable Trust and Arts Council England.

Apply for our writer in residence position using the form on our website here:

Please download and read the brief here before applying.

NB: Word version of the brief can be downloaded here

Applications must be received no later than midnight on Wednesday 27th February 2019 12:00pm.

The chosen writer in residence will be announced in April.