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MacDowell Colony offers residencies of up to two months from October 1 to January 31 to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 450-acre estate near Mt. Monadnock in Peterborough, New Hampshire. Residents are provided with a private room and workspace as well as all meals. Travel aid and personal expense grants are available based on need. Using the online application system, submit six to 10 poems, or 15 to 25 pages of prose, a description of a proposed project, and a letter of recommendation with a $30 application fee by April 15. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
MacDowell Colony, 100 High Street, Peterborough, NH 03458. (603) 924-3886.
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