The Whistler Writing Society is pleased to offer two scholarships to the Whistler Writer in Residence program to emerging or established writers living in the Sea to Sky Corridor, through our equity initiative. For more information about the Whistler Writer in Residence Program, click here.
Writers who are Indigenous, racialized, LGBTQI2S*, or living with a disability** are invited to apply, by submitting a paragraph about why they’d like to attend the program, and a short description of the writing they’d like to work on.
Submissions open February 15, and the deadline is August 1. Applicants should email Stella Harvey at Writers@WhistlerWritersFest.com to indicate their intention of applying for the Whistler Writer in Residence scholarship.
* The writer publicly self-identifies using one of these terms or a related term from the LGBTQI2S lexicon.
** The writer publicly self-identifies as living with a disability.