St John’s College, Cambridge, invites applications for the Harper-Wood Creative Writing & Travel Award for English Poetry and Literature. The purpose of the Award is to inspire a project of creative writing by making it possible for the holder to engage in relevant, project-related travel and study.
Please note that the Award is intended primarily for unpublished creative writers who are in the initial stages of their careers.
Previous holders include Thom Gunn, Michael Hofmann, Giles Foden, Amit Chaudhuri, Gaby Wood, Sarah Howe, Isabella Hammad, Erin Soros and Vahni Capildeo.
Further particulars and information are available at https://sjcamrf.flexigrant.com/.
The competition opens on Wednesday 26 February 2020. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 6 May 2020.