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.
Ends on December 3, 2017$12.00
$12.00
Applications are due Sunday, December 3.

Applications should include the following:
  • Resume/bio: no more than one page outlining personal biography, education and relevant publishing highlights
  • Writing sample: up to 10 pages, double-spaced (preferably fiction); please include a synopsis if necessary
  • Statement of Need (if you are applying for the scholarship): no more than 300 words outlining financial need and why this workshop would be beneficial to your work
  • Application fee ($12)
Please submit supporting documents as PDFs with your name somewhere in the filename.

Applications are due Sunday, December 3.
Ends on December 31, 2017$30.00
$30.00
APPLICATION PERIOD: JULY 1-DECEMBER 31

Residencies are available for the following two-week periods. Each residency runs Monday-Monday (3 PM arrival, 10 AM departure):
  • January 15-29
  • January 29-February 12
  • February 12-26
  • February 26-March 12
  • March 19-April 2
If you are interested in a four-week residency, please mark that on your application in the Preferred Dates section.

Each application for a writing residency should include the following:
  • 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.

APPLICATION PERIOD: JULY 1-DECEMBER 31