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The Lir Academy – Applications are being accepted for the Patricia Leggett Playwriting Scholarship for the 2019 MFA in Playwriting

Full scholarship for the 2019 MFA in Playwriting at the prestigious Lir Academy. Applications are being accepted for the Patricia Leggett Playwriting Scholarship.

This is a fully paid scholarship for the one-year full time Master’s degree in playwriting at the prestigious Lir Academy. Great opportunity for a budding playwright to train under the expert guidance of tutors Graham Whybrow, Karin McCully, Gavin Kostick and Thomas Conway.

In order to apply for the scholarship, applicants must be:

Qualified to degree level

Resident in Ireland or Northern Ireland.

Further information on the course and the scholarship, can be found here

This scholarship would not be possible without the generous support from Janet and James Curley who have donated funds for this scholarship in memory of Patricia Leggett, Janet Curley’s mother.