JOBS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Creative Scotland: Head of Literature and Publishing
Apply for this full-time, permanent position by 12 noon on Tuesday 19 January 2021.
Twig Education: Content Editor
Apply for this fixed term position (6 months with possible extension) by Sunday 31 January 2021. Please note that early applications may be prioritised.
Society of Authors: Grants for works in progress
Writers whose book project is for a commercial UK publisher can apply for grants awarded by the Society of Authors. The deadlines for the current year are 1 February and 1 July 2021.
Our Voices: writer development programme
Emerging writers from under-represented communities are invited to apply for this Creative Scotland development programme by Friday 12 February 2021.
The Printing Charity Rising Star Awards 2021
Winners receive up to £1500 towards training or equipment to support their development. The deadline for applications is Sunday 7 March 2021.
Hardship Fund for Creative Freelancers
Bookcareers Job Club Initiative
As a direct response to the current employment situation caused by Covid-19, the bookcareers service is now running TWO job clubs: one for newcomers and one for publishing professionals. See the bookcareers website
The British Book Awards
Also known as the Nibbies, these book industry awards are now open for entries until 5 February 2021. See The Bookseller website.