Skip to Main Content
| Give a Gift |
Thank you for suggesting a Conference or Residency update.
Looking to meet up with agents and editors? To join a supportive writing community? Or to find the perfect environment to fuel your writing practice? The Conferences & Residencies database includes details about over two hundred writing conferences, writers residencies, and literary festivals.
|Event||Genre||Free?||Event Date||Application Deadline||Financial Aid Deadline|
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA) offers residencies of up to two months from February through May to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 450-acre...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||9/15/15|
Sanibel Island Writers Conference
Sanibel Island, FL
The 10th annual Sanibel Island Writers Conference, sponsored by Florida Gulf Coast University, was held from November 5 to November 8 at the BIG ARTS center and the Sanibel Public...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||11/5/15||9/30/15|
|Denali National Park Artist-in-Residence Program||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||Yes||9/30/15|
|Under the Volcano Master Classes and Retreat||Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||1/14/16||10/15/15|
Seedling Writers’ Retreat and Conference
The Seedling Writers’ Retreat and Conference was held from December 11 to December 13 at the Serra Retreat in Malibu, California. The conference offered workshops, lectures, time to write, and...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||12/11/15||10/15/15|
Brown Foundation Fellows Program
The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston offers residencies of one to three months from February 1 through June 30 to midcareer poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at...
|Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction||No||2/1/16||10/15/15|