black&write! is a national project with a dual focus on Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander writing and editing. It is the first project of its kind in Australia.
The black&write! Writing Fellowships are offered annually to two Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander writers. The fellowships include a prize of $10,000, editorial development and publication opportunities.
The black&write! Editing Internships recruit, train and mentor Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander editors.
Read the guidelines and apply for a Fellowship here.
Applications close Friday 28 February.
black&write! encourages lifelong learning and literacy, and fosters a love of reading, writing and ideas.
Find out about our Fellowships for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander writers.
Read about our internships for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander editors.
Discover the books black&write! has helped publish.
black&write! Editor Internships are supported by the Copyright Agency’s Cultural Fund.
black&write! Fellowships are assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.
The black&write! Project receives support from Perpetual's 2019 IMPACT Philanthropy Program.