Jerwood Compton Poetry Fellowships

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You can choose to apply either in writing or by recording your application as a film or audio file. All applications will be treated equally and no favour will be given, including to the production values of the format.

In all cases, please express your ideas and information clearly and directly.

You can download the application form in the following formats

A Word document

A PDF that can be run through text recognition software

A large text version

In the online form that follows, there is no option to save and continue. You will need to think about your answers before starting the form. We recommend that you work on it offline first. Your application entries will not reach us until you have click on ‘Submit’ at the end of the application form after the Monitoring Information.

The personal data you give us here will be used by Jerwood Arts staff, paid independent assessors and members of the selection panel. It will not be passed on to anyone else. Poets will only be contacted regarding their application for a Jerwood Compton Poetry Fellowship. If you want to be removed from our database you can do so by calling 020 7261 0279 or emailing Jon Opie.

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