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Reykjavík International Residency Program

29th May 2024

Reykjavík UNESCO City of Literature has announced the 2024 call for applications for the International Residency Program for writers.

The Program is dedicated to all emerging writers, and poets having at least one published book working currently on a writing. The Residency Program is a perfect opportunity to professionalize writing skills, find the optimal conditions for creative work, and present your own writing to a new audience.

In 2024 the Residency Program in Reykjavík will offer the writer a two-week stay from October 1st – 14th 2024. Applicants must have a connection with any UNESCO City of Literature outside of Iceland, at least one published book (fiction or non-fiction), a poetry collection, screenplay or theatre script, and an upper-intermediate level of spoken English.

The deadline for application submissions is June 14th.

Download the application form and find out more details here.