Looking for more in Writing and Authors or Live literature opportunities?

Apply now: Fully-funded ASN Schools Residencies

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Our ASN schools residencies programme provides a fully-funded opportunity for schools to work with professional writers, storytellers and creators from the Live Literature directory.

This programme aims to increase opportunities for pupils with Additional Support Needs, their teachers, parents and carers to benefit from working alongside an author-in-residence on an extended project.

For all residencies, we are happy to facilitate blended models and freedom to work remotely or in-person, depending on your school circumstances.

Applications are now open! Please download the application form below and email completed applications to schools@scottishbooktrust.com(this link will open in a new window).

Deadline for applications: Monday 2 October 2023 at 5pm

Why apply?

The four schools chosen by our panel will receive:

Who can apply?

What are the panel looking for?

ASN school residencies are funded by the Mohn Westlake Foundation