A panel of judges selects the 15 winners.
This is a juried competition, not a random draw – your answer to the question is important!
August 2023 update: The Allard Foundation has generously increased our funding for 2023 to give us an allotment of 15 bursary spots! The closing date for applications was September 15, 2023.
**Please note that this funding is for literary artist visits only. It cannot be used for purchasing books.**