Offer: Call for Applicants- Brown Unviersity's International Writers Project Fellowship for creative writers who are persecuted in their home countries
Nominations and applications invited for the International Writers Project Fellowships
The Brown University’s International Writers Project Fellowship if for established creative writers who are persecuted in their home countries or are actively prevented from pursuing free expression in their literary art. Both nominations and applications can be submitted for this opportunity.
The fellowship provides a one-year residency as a sanctuary for the selected writers. It will be accompanied by a series of lectures, readings and other events that highlight the national artistic and political culture of the writer and address the global issues of human rights and free expression. It will include a stipend, relocation funds, and health benefits. Brown will aid the writer in the visa and relocation process and provide administrative support, office space on the Brown campus in Providence, Rhode Island, and equipment.
The deadline to submit nominations/applications is 15 February 2011.