Call for applicants for CEI Fellowship for Writers in Residence 2019

Deadline: April 30 2019


The CEI Fellowship for Writers in Residence is an award aimed at encouraging cross-border cooperation and promotion in the field of literature for young writers from non-EU CEI countries (Albania, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Moldova, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Ukraine).


The winner will receive a cash award of 5,000 EUR for a three-month residence permit in any CEI Member State of the candidate’s choice. During this period, the selected author will work on the literary project he/she proposed in the application.


Since 2006, the CEI Executive Secretariat has presented the CEI Fellowship for Writers in Residence – in cooperation with the Slovene’s Writers Association – as part of the Vilenica International Festival.


Eligible applicants: writers under 35 years of age.


Applications must be sent to:


For more information and to apply, visit the official website.