The Ox-Bow School of Art offers two-, three-, and five-week residencies from September 1 to October 5 to poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers on the Ox-Bow campus in Saugatuck, Michigan, located near the shores of Lake Michigan and the Kalamazoo River. Residents are provided with private lodging, work space, and meals. Stipends for travel, supplies, and time away from work are also available. Submit up to 15 pages of poetry or prose, a brief project description, a statement of purpose, a résumé, and contact information for two references by May 1. There is no application fee. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Ox-Bow Fall Writers Residency, Ox-Bow School of Art, 3435 Rupprecht Way, P.O. Box 216, Saugatuck, MI 49453. (269) 857-5811.