Rivendell Writers' Colony

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

For a full list of our 2017-18 application periods and residency availability, please click here.

Each Writer-in-Residence application* should include the following:
  • Application form
  • Resume/bio: no more than one page outlining personal biography, education, and relevant publishing highlights
  • Description of intended project during residency (no more than one page)
  • Work samples
    • Poets: 3-5 poems or appropriate excerpts from longer works; please save to one document
    • Fiction, Nonfiction, Screenwriting, Playwriting: Up to 10 pages; please include a synopsis if necessary
  • Application fee ($30)
Please submit supporting documents as PDFs with your name somewhere in the filename.

*If you are interested in a Mini-Residency, no application is required. Learn more at rivendellwriterscolony.org.