2024 Andrew McMillan Memorial Retreat

Applications are now open for the 2024 Andrew McMillan Memorial Retreat, a paid opportunity for a two-week writing residency for an emerging NT writer.

To apply, submit a short application detailing:
- How you would spend a two-week residency at an NT location of your choice
- A mentor you'd like to work with (support is available to find a mentor)
- How you'll spend a budget of up to $5,300 including your fee, travel and accommodation

The successful residency will be awarded based on a passionate and well-articulated project outlining the benefit to the artist and their project. Applicants will be selected by a panel of 3 previous winners and NT writers.


- For the purpose of this application, ’emerging’ is any applicant with less than three books published.
- Applicants must have current membership to the NT Writers’ Centre.
- Preference will be given to writers working on a substantial writing project in any genre, with view to publication.
- Able to take the residency between May 2024 to February 2025
- Over 18.

Applications close 5pm Friday 19 April 2024.

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