A collective voice for literature and languages in Scotland

International Writers’ Residency 2019 – call for applications

Moniack Mhor Writers’ Centre invites established international poets to apply for their International Writers’ Residency in 2019.

The successful candidate will receive a month-long residency with time and space to develop their work, as well as opportunities to expand their practice.

The final terms of the residency will be agreed by the successful candidate and Moniack Mhor.


This international residency is open to international established/mid-career poets living or working outside of the UK. To be eligible, applicants must have published at least one major work.

Please apply by sending:

  • A CV that covers your literary achievements
  • An A4 covering letter and personal statement that outlines your intentions for the residency
  • A sample of your work (maximum of 6 poems, doubled spaced and single sided)

Deadline for applications is 5 PM on Sunday October 14th. 

Send applications to residencies@moniackmhor.org.uk 

For any enquiries relating to the fellowship please contact Rachel Humphries, Centre Director – rachel@moniackmhor.org.uk or Eilidh Smith, Programme Manager – eilidh@moniackmhor.org.uk

September 25, 2018