The Lindsay Literary Agency is sponsoring a scholarship place for an “under-represented” writer of children’s fiction at the Winchester Writers’ Festival 2018.

Open to unagented YA and middle grade writers, of any age, from an under-represented background (including but not limited to LGBTQIA, BAME and people with disabilities), the scholarship will cover the cost of three days at the festival which takes place 15th – 17th June 2018.

The scholarship includes access to all workshops and talks at the Winchester Writers’ Festival, four one-to-one appointments with industry experts, all meals, accommodation and travel.

Closing deadline

Friday 13th April 2018

How to apply

Further information, including full application details, can be found on the Writers’ Festival website.