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CLNZ Contestable Fund 2017 - $75,000 ready and waiting for writers and publishers

Copyright Licensing New Zealand

Job details

Copyright Licensing New Zealand
30 Jun 2017
Work type
Awards, grants & residencies
Work classification
Literature & Publishing


Each year, a portion of the revenue collected by Copyright Licensing New Zealand (CLNZ) is allocated to the Cultural Fund, and is made available for applicants to apply for.

Successful recipients for the CLNZ Contestable Fund will receive funding to support their writing projects that have clearly defined and measureable outcomes that align with the Cultural Fund objectives.

Applications are now open.

The number of successful applications varies from year-to-year depending on the individual merits of the applications received. Last year, investments were made into eight compelling projects; three from individual writers and five from publishing organisations that demonstrated writing and publishing or education sector growth and development.

For more information about the CLNZ Cultural Fund, please visit: http://www.copyright.co.nz/Awards/

More specific guidelines and a list of previous recipients can be found here: http://www.copyright.co.nz/Awards/CLNZ-Contestable-Funding/

How to apply

Applications for the 2017 Contestable Funding are now open.

Each year a portion of the revenue allocated to the CLNZ Cultural Fund is made available in a contestable fund. This year, $75,000 is available for writers and publishers. The number of successful projects will vary from year-to-year and will depend on the individual merits of the applications received.

To apply for the 2017 CLNZ Contestable Fund, please follow these steps:

1. Read and understand the Guidelines for Applicants | View here >> (pdf)

2. Have all supporting documents ready and apply | APPLY HERE
(Application is an online form that will open in a separate window).

Note: Applications are open from 9am Thursday 1 June - 4pm Friday 30 June 2017.

If you have any queries regarding this application, please don't hesitate to call our office on 09-486 6250 or email awards@copyright.co.nz

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Copyright Licensing New Zealand

13 Jun 2017

Every day, people copy and share printed material for a variety of reasons. Copyright Licensing New Zealand helps everyone who copies and shares anything from books and journals to do so legally. It's all about doing right by our authors.