The Kavanagh Fellowship

Deadline: 30 Aug 2019

The trustees of the Estate of Katherine Kavanagh intend to offer the Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship, normally of €8,000, again in 2019. The Fellowship is specifcally for Irish poets in their middle years. Poets in order to be eligible must have published a body of work, and show that they are in particular need of assistance. 

Poets who think they may be entitled to apply are strongly advised to request further information on the conditions of application for the Fellowship, by writing to the Trustees at 3, Sleskar Terrace, Ranelagh, Dublin 6. 

There is no application form, but applicants will be asked to supply documentary evidence of age, financial need and Irish citzenship. They will also be asked to supply copies of publications. 

The Fellowship will be awarded in November 2019. 

Deadline: 30 August 2019