The objects of the Fund are to finance

  1. schemes to encourage and assist deserving Mauritian writers wishing to have their creative writings published;

  2. the promotion of creative writing in all languages written and spoken in Mauritius;

  3. the organisation of workshops for Mauritian writers at National Level;

  4. the organisation of workshops and forums in creative writing, in collaboration with the Mauritius Institute of Education and other Governmental organisations for writers, trainee teachers and students of primary, secondary and tertiary levels;

  5. essay competitions, short story writing competitions and other literary activities;

  6. the setting up of a network among educational institutions in Mauritius in order to promote creative writing in all genres;

  7. the compilation and publication of regular anthologies and a directory of Mauritian writers; and

  8. the preparation and publication of an annual literary magazine.‚Äč