Literature fellowship

The fellowship for literature runs for 3 months (around 12 weeks). It starts on May 2nd 2018 and ends on July 31 2018.

From the fellow we expect at least one lecture during his/her residency at the Künstlerhaus. Furthermore we expect an artist talk, a joint first presentation and a joint finissage.

Professional German-speaking and international authors who publish in the German language may apply for a residency fellowship in literature at the Künstlerhaus Lauenburg.

The Jury for Literature is composed of:

  • a representative of the Literaturhaus Schleswig-Holstein
  • a publisher
  • an author
  • a book seller

The jury meets by the end of January 2018. The fellowship candidates will then be informed as soon as possible.

A completed application includes:

  1. The completed and signed application form
  2. A portfolio that correspond to the requested criteria
  3. Transfer of the application charge in the amount of 10,00 EUR.

Applications which are incomplete or do not comply with the given specifications cannot be taken into consideration. Applications without the payment of the application charge are also excluded.

Bank details Künstlerhaus Lauenburg:
Künstlerhaus Lauenburg/ Elbe e.V.
IBAN: DE12 2306 3129 0000 2818 67

Go to the application form