The Associates of the Boston Public Library is currently accepting applications for its twelfth Children’s Writer-in-Residence. The program was created to provide an emerging children’s author with the financial support and quiet space needed to complete one literary work. Eligible projects include fiction, nonfiction, a script, or poetry intended for children or young adults. The fellowship provides a $20,000 stipend and an office at the Boston Public Library in Copley Square from September 2015 through May 2016.
Applications must be postmarked by April 30th, 2015.
To learn more about the program & prior winners please see: http://www.writer-in-residence.org.
Download the 2015-2016 application form here: http://www.bpl.org/general/associates/Associates_BPL_WIR_Application_2015.pdf