The Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS) in Johannesburg, South Africa, an initiative of the University of Johannesburg and Nanyang Technological invites applications for its Fourth Writing Semester, which will run from 4 February to 31 May 2019.
Fellowships are open to any field of expertise. Previous Writing Fellows have included academics, novelists, scientists, poets, playwrights, independent researchers and journalists.
JIAS Writing Fellows enjoy a quiet space for work, reflection and academic community-building amidst the Melville Koppies of Johannesburg.
Worth of Award
Each Writing Fellow will receive:
- Accommodation in the private residential suites at JIAS;
- Daily breakfast and lunch;
- Access to the facilities of the nearby University of Johannesburg; and
- A monthly stipend.
Fellowships are open to any field of expertise.
How to Apply
To apply, please submit a two-page proposal, a comprehensive CV, and the names and contact details of three referees to [email protected] before 14 September 2018.
Deadline: applications close 14 September 2018.