Escalator 2019 seeks ambitious new voices in fiction. If you feel your voice is under-represented and would benefit from a structured period of support, then we want to hear from you!
We particularly encourage writers who have not undertaken a formal creative writing qualification, or whom wouldn’t ordinarily have the opportunity to benefit from this kind of support.
If you are one of the 10 successful writers selected for the scheme, you will be offered:
To be eligible to apply you must:
Please read the Frequently Asked Questions before applying.
If you need further information about the Escalator then please get in touch on 01603 877177 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline: Monday 29 October at 5pm
Applicants notified by: End November 2018
Welcome event: Saturday 19 January 2019, National Centre for Writing, Norwich
Norwich UNESCO City of Literature Retreat: Friday 12 – Monday 15 July 2019
Escalator Showcase 2019: Thursday 14 November, London
Before you contact us, please see if these frequently asked questions can help you.