About the CLNZ Cultural Fund
14 May 2021We're committed to the growth and development of current and future writers, educators, and the publishing industry. The CLNZ Cultural Fund allows us to do this.
CLNZ Contestable Fund Grants
8 September 2021Entries for the 2021 CLNZ Contestable Fund Grants are now open and close 4pm Wednesday 6 October 2021. Each year a portion of the revenue allocated to the CLNZ Cultural Fund is made available in a contestable fund.
CLNZ/NZSA Writers’ Award
1 September 2021Entries for the 2021 CLNZ/NZSA Writers' Award are now closed and the successful recipient has been announced. This $25,000 award is one of the investments made through the CLNZ Cultural Fund and is open to writers of any genre of non-fiction, including writers of education material. The award enables the successful applicant to devote time to a specific writing project.
CLNZ/NZSA Research Grants
3 September 2021Entries for the 2021 CLNZ/NZSA Research Grants are now closed. These grants support New Zealand writers by providing assistance to writers who wish to undertake research for a fiction or non-fiction writing project.
Creative Writing Tertiary Scholarships
1 January 2021Established in 2017, these Creative Writing Scholarships were designed to support students enrolled in Creative Writing programmes, motivating the next generation of writers.
Contestable Fund Grants Selection Panel
1 September 2021Copyright Licensing New Zealand are fortunate to have a wonderful network of people that work with us to help make our Cultural Fund awards and grants successful.
CLNZ/PANZ Training Fund
1 February 2020The CLNZ Cultural Fund contributes to the PANZ Industry Training Fund. This training fund supports three programmes and provides development opportunities for each stage of a career in publishing.
2021 Cultural Fund Awards & Grants successful recipients
3 September 2021Let's celebrate the achievements of our successful Cultural Fund recipients of 2021.