Diversity Initiatives

Writing NSW launches new programs for culturally diverse writers and editors

Writing NSW is launching a range of new programs designed to increase cultural diversity in writing and publishing, with funding from Create NSW. The funding will support a mentoring program for emerging writers, as well as a program of paid internships in publishing houses, and a mentorship program for emerging curators to collaborate on this year’s Boundless Festival.

Applications are now open for the internship program for emerging editors.

Mentoring Program for Emerging Editors

Applications close 8 August 2021.
For more information on this program click here.

Mentoring Program for Emerging Writers

Applications closed 16 May 2021.
For more information on this program click here.
To see the list of winners and shortlisted applicants click here.

Development Program for Emerging Curators

Applications closed 30 May 2021.
For more information on this program click here.
To see the list of winners click here.