Arts Council of Wales | Funding for Literature

Funding for Literature

Literature Wales is the national company for the development of literature in Wales. It believes that literature belongs to everybody and can be found everywhere.

Literature Wales is responsible for leading the sector and actively collaborates with organisations and individuals who contribute to the promotion, creation and enjoyment of literature in Wales.

The company’s various projects and activities includes Wales Book of the Year, National Poet of Wales, Bardd Plant Cymru and Young People’s Laureate Wales, Literary Tourism activities, Writers on Tour funding scheme, creative writing courses at Tŷ Newydd, and Young People’s Writing Squads. Fieldworkers work specifically to develop literature activity in the south Wales Valleys and in north Wales.

The services offered by Literature Wales for writers include mentoring, writers’ bursaries, and information and advice.

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Funding for Literature
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Registered Charity Number 1034245