The R E Ross Trust Playwrights' Script Development Awards foster Victoria's theatre industry by helping Victorian writers develop their scripts.
These prestigious awards provide writers with grants of between $3000 and $10,000 to enhance their scripts through workshops with a Victorian-based theatre company or group, director or dramaturg.
The 2013 winners of The R E Ross Trust Playwrights’ Script Development Awards are Didem Caia, Trudy Hellier, Mari Lourey and Tobias Manderson-Galvin. Merrilee Moss also received a commendation.
About The R E Ross Trust
The R E Ross Trust is a perpetual charitable trust established in Victoria in 1970 by the will of the late Roy Everard Ross. Since its inception, The R E Ross Trust has distributed over 90 million dollars in grants for charitable purposes in Victoria.