Escalator Talent Development Scheme 2017-18

Deadline 24 March 2017
East of England
9 months

Escalator is a talent development scheme open to all fiction writers living in the Eastern Region of England. It has been running for almost a decade and in its life has supported over 90 writers in their creative projects, with many going on to sign with agents, publish and receive awards for their writing.
Ten successful applicants are selected for this free scheme, all of whom commit to a period of mentoring, a series of development opportunities, talks and workshops as part of a residential retreat, and take part in a final showcase.

For full terms and conditions and further information, see the Escalator page.

How do I apply?

Applying for Escalator is simple - it's a two-step process.

  1. Register here and pay a small £5 administration fee to get the ball rolling.
  2. Once registered, download our application form. Complete this, not forgetting to include your booking reference number (included in your registration confirmation email).
  3. Send the application as an attachment in an email to escalator@writerscentrenorwich.org.uk. The subject heading is ‘Escalator application’. 

Register to apply

Download application form

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 11.59pm on Friday 24 March 2017