§ Mr. Ieuan Wyn Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland on how many occasions grants have been made available by the Scottish Arts Council under its(a) bursaries to writers scheme and (b) writers in residence scheme during the last five years to applicants who were neither resident in Scotland nor had any previous connection with Scotland.
§ Mr. Brooke
[holding answer 14 July 1993]: I have been asked to reply.
The information requested is as follows: (a) none, (b) nine, of a total of 69 grants.49W