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25 February 2018

Funding Information

Go-See Fund

Round 2 of funding for 2017/18 closed for applications on Friday 24 November 2017.

For enquiries, contact our Member Services Manager Lucy Feather.

The Go-See Grants Fund is administered by Publishing Scotland with the financial support of Creative Scotland. The purpose of the fund is to enable Scottish-based publishers to attend national and international book trade fairs for the first time.


CRITERIA FOR AWARDS
i.    Priority will be given to first-time publisher presence at fairs, with appropriate matching of type of books published to the nature of the fair (ie children's publishers at Bologna, etc); though other applications may be considered if there are sufficient funds
ii.    Quality of publishing programme
iii.   Financial need
iv.   Type of publishing - priority will be to publishers of fiction, children's books, poetry, and selected non-fiction
v.    You must be a publisher or agent based in Scotland
vi.   Self-publishers are not eligible

There are 2 rounds of this fund per financial year.

For more information, the full terms and conditions, and to apply see the Go-See Fund application form for round 2 of 2017-18 (Word document).

The maximum amount that can be applied for is £1,000. Applicants may not receive the full amount they request. 

Where have successful applicants been? Read about the success of the fund