Support relating to the impact of Covid-19

Here are some sources of support for writers and illustrators in these challenging times.

  • The Authors’ Emergency Fund launched by the Society of Authors – a joint initiative with the Authors’ Licensing and Collecting Society, the Royal Literary Fund, the T S Eliot Foundation in partnership with English PEN.  Click here for further information.


  • The Bridging Bursary for the Arts and Creative Sector established by Creative Scotland. Click here for further information.

We will be posting further information as we receive it – please let us know if you have information we can share on your behalf.

And in the meantime, stay at home as much as you possibly can, and stay safe.


The illustration is by Eilidh Muldoon.