New Orleans Writers’ Residency / Deadline October 31


The January 2018 New Orleans Writers’ Residency will take place from January 8 to February 5 of 2018. Six winners will be chosen from the pool of applicants, who will receive:

  • Airfare paid for up to $500 (we welcome international applicants, but be aware that if your ticket costs more than $500, you’ll need to pay the difference)
  • Four weeks free lodging in our cozy three-person shared rooms.
  • A weekly stipend of $200
  • A welcome dinner on the first night of the residency
  • Transportation from the airport on your arrival
  • Continental breakfast served Monday through Saturday from 8am to 11am
  • Group brunch every Sunday
  • Laundry done every weekend, if you need it
  • A weekly excursion to points of interest in and around New Orleans, including the Whitney Plantation
  • One workshop night during your stay, where you will get the opportunity to share your work with your fellow writers and get feedback (see the FAQ for more details)

Feel free to check out our FAQ for details, or head over to the gallery to see photos of the residence.

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