Timeline for applying to the Writer in Residence Program
Because of the Canada Council for the Arts grant deadlines, our selection process operates a year in advance.
June: A job posting is released for the term a year in advance. This posting is sent along to various organizations around the country and is posted on SPL's website.
November: Deadline for applications. Applications kits go out to selection committee.
December: Committee meets to review (nine months before the position begins). The successful candidate is notified at this time.
March: Writer submits a grant application for funding from the Canada Council for the Arts. Writer hears back in three months.
June/July: A public announcement is made.
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