Feathered Ink Residency / Deadline: March 31


Feathered Ink is pleased to open the admissions period for the first writing retreat fellowship July 12-July 15, 2019.

Deadline:  Applications for the retreat must be received by March 31, 2019.

All applicants will receive email status of their application by April 30, 2019.

Fellowships to Feathered Ink retreats and residency programs are selected under a blind submissions process by our admissions/reading panel which is comprised of a revolving group of  writers and writing professionals who serve anonymously for one-two years.

How to Apply:

Applicants may apply through the online system on the website. Applications will also be accepted via US postal mail.

Feathered Ink

Attn: Admissions

PO Box 415

Winter Harbor, ME 04693


Feathered Ink requires only a modest application fee. Lodging, breakfast, and lunch are provided for the duration of each residency at no cost to those awarded a fellowship.

A $30 (US Dollars) non-refundable fee is required for both online or mail-in applications.  Online applicants will be asked to pay via the online portal. Mail-in applicants may pay by check or money order payable to: Feathered Ink.

PLEASE NOTE: All transportation costs are the responsibility of the writer. Feathered Ink does not pay any stipend or living allowance.

Feathered Ink accepts applications from women writers over the age of 18 who are working in any genre. The sole criteria for acceptance is based on a writing sample and a writer’s statement. Feathered Ink encourages writers and storytellers from all backgrounds and demographics to apply. Emerging, as well as established, writers are welcome applicants as are students in degree programs.

Feathered Ink is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for women and non-binary writers regardless of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, or disability.