The Lindsay Literary Scholarship 2020 - now closed

The Lindsay Literary Agency has been sponsoring a fully funded writers’ place at the Winchester Writers’ Festival since 2018. The 2020 scholarship was awarded to a children’s fiction writer (picture book, middle grade or YA), of any age, who was a person of colour. The funding covers the cost of an Attendee ticket with access to all workshops and talks together with a one-to-one tutorial with founder of the Lindsay Literary Agency, Becky Bagnell, plus video recordings of key sessions during the weekend that can be viewed for up to one month.

Barbara Large Bursary Fund - now closed

for writers of any age – 

Due to the generosity of many Writers’ Weekend attendees, the Barbara Large Bursary Fund has a limited number of £75 bursaries available for writers experiencing financial difficulty.

The Monica Wood Scholarships - this scholarship is now closed for 2020

Writers’ Weekend presented three scholarships to writers aged 18-25 of limited means with a free full Attendee Ticket to attend the event. The funding covered the cost of access to the entire event, including four one-to-one appointments with industry experts. Generously funded by Monica Wood. 

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