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Saratoga Springs, New York
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Yaddo offers residencies of two to eight weeks from late October through May to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on a 400-acre estate in Saratoga Springs, New York. Residents are provided with a private bedroom, work space, and meals. Using the online submission system, submit 10 short poems or an excerpt of a longer poem, or up to 30 pages of prose, a résumé, and two letters of recommendation (sent directly to Yaddo by the references) with a $30 application fee by August 1. A limited amount of financial assistance is available. Call, e-mail, or visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.

Yaddo, Admissions, P.O. Box 395, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866. (518) 584-0746. Candace Wait, Program Director.

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