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Scots Language Centre Centre for the Scots Leid

Robert Burns Fellowship

28th June 2007

Dumfries & Galloway Arts Association is looking for a writer with a sound knowledge of literature in the Scots language who will hold a six month fellowship supported by the Scottish Arts Council. The successful candidate will work to promote and encourage the reading of literature in Scots, with readers of all ages, throughout the Dumfries and Galloway region. In accordance with Scottish Arts Council guidelines the successful fellow will spend 50% of their time working on their own writing. The fee for this post is 9000 and the closing date for applications is Friday 13 July 2007. Application packs may be obtained by contacting Danny McGrain on 01387 253383 or on e-mail: