The Civitella Ranieri Foundation is a New York-based non-profit organization operating a residency program named after the 15th century castle in which it is housed. It is located outside the city of Umbertide in Umbria, Italy. Our multi-disciplinary, international program provides writers, visual artists and composers with private accommodations and a work area, two meals per day except Sundays, for a six-week stay. UNESCO will provide the Laureate with round trip airfare to Rome from your city of origin. If you wish to be considered for a Fellowship, you must be between the ages of 25 and 35 years old and born outside of the USA or England. Please fill out the online application by clicking on this link or cutting and pasting it into your browser:http://email@example.com Your username is: firstname.lastname@example.org Your password is: p3ARt5c4 Follow the detailed instructions and upload the
The International Radio Playwriting Competition is run by the BBC World Service and the British Council, in partnership with Commonwealth Writers and is now in its 23rd year. It is a competition for anyone resident outside Britain, to write a 53-minute radio drama for up to six characters. There are two categories: one for writers with English as their first language and one for writers with English as their second language. The two winners will come to London and see their play made into a full radio production, which will then be broadcast on the BBC World Service. They will also each receive a £2,000 prize and there are certificates for runners-up. The play must be in English, unpublished and must not have been previously produced in any medium. Whether you’re experienced, new, or somewhere in between, we want to hear from
The Global Youth Coalition on HIV/AIDS (GYCA), a program of TakingItGlobal, is organizing a creative contest for young people (15 to 29 years old) from all over the world. The contest is focused around youth perspectives of HIV and AIDS and how this is communicated through creative expression.
We invite young writers of colour from all over the world to submit work from all genres and styles, for our Young Writers issue of Sable, including Fiction, poetry, memoir and essays written by writers between the ages of 16-25.
The Journal of Pan African Studies (JPAS) invites papers for a special issue on Politics and African Literature. This issue will explore how writer…
WISER and the Department of Political Studies at the University of the Witwatersrand will be hosting a 2-day conference on Recent Elections and the Media in Africa on the 11th and 12th of October 2010.
Here at Studio Edirisa, we try to encourage creativity through competitions and challenges. So we have organised a short story writing competition for you, with quite an attractive prize budget – 500 American dollars.
Short Stories from 1,000 to 2,000 words; poems no more than 2 pages; travelogues from 1,000 to 2,000 words; excerpts from novels from 1,000 to 2,000 words; and excerpts from book- length memoirs from 1000 to 2000 words.
Arterra is a artistic residence in a quiet and green small village. We offered the artists two distinct spaces, the house where they can eat, rest, meet…
This opportunity is part of a two-year grant provided by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley.