121 South Street
Phone: (06) 323 6401
Pilkington Writer's Fund
Dorothy Pilkington has set up a fund from the monies accrued through sales of her published book – ‘Signs of the Times’. The fund, administered by FDCA (Feilding & Districts Community Archive), is to provide a seeding loan to assist specifically with the printing costs of future publications that deal with some aspect of the history of Manawatu - that is for printing costs of a book written, proofed and formatted ready for publication.
written work must be in book form and not have been included in an
existing journal/magazine. It will be submitted to the FDCA Governance
Committee and then to the Pilkingtons for their review.
from two printers (one of which will be used) are required to accompany
the manuscript, together with a marketing plan for the publication from
decision of the FDCA concerning the application is final.
Terms & Conditions
not a grant fund, but a loan fund. The author will be required to
repay the loan at quarterly instalments over an agreed period once the
book is released. The interest rate will be determined by the
Feilding & Districts Community Archive
Phone: 06 323 4233
Postal: PO Box 42, Feilding 4740
Visit the Archive ...
can find us at the Coach House Museum, 121 South Street, Feilding.