Residencies are opportunities to stay at a place and work intensively on writing. They are often located in inspiring places, and may even offer free room, meals, or other perks. Each is different in length of stay, costs, and other details.

Willapa Bay Residency
located in southwest Washington State
This is a new residency program started in 2014. They offer month-long residencies to artists, writers and musicians.

The Georgia Fee Artist/Writer Residency in Paris
located in Paris, France
This is another new residency program, started in 2012. Provides two months lodging, travel fees, and a stipend.

The Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow
located in Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Osage Arts Community
located near Belle, MO

Artist in Residence in the National Parks
located at various National Parks in the U.S.

Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts
located in Nebraska City, NE

located in Marquette, NE

Writers in the Heartland
located in Central Illinois

Residencies in the Great Lakes Area

The Jack Kerouac Project
located in Orlando, FL

Hedgebrook Residency
located on Whidby Island, WA

Island Institute Resident Fellows Program
Sitka, AK

Jentel Residency
located in Wyoming

M Literary Residencies in India and China
Choose either India or China

U.S. – Japan Creative Artists Program
located in Japan

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