Young published writers - fancy a year in Singapore? Residency opportunity at
Application for the Creative Writing Residency programme is now open. Created to promote creative writing, this is the first such writing residency in Singapore. It is jointly organised by the National University of Singapores University Scholars Programme (NUS USP) and The Arts House (TAH). The residency aims to: Provide time and opportunity for the Resident to complete a written work in English; Generate interaction and critical discussion among potential writers and stimulate new writing from them through mentorship and public programmes. The completed work, which can be fiction or non-fiction, may cover any topic, and should be in one of the following forms; prose, verse, stage play, radio play or screenplay. The work must be of a standard ready for publication and for a public reading/lecture. The residency will be for a period of one year from 1 August 2011 to 31 Ju...