The Spring Creek Project offers one- to two-week residencies in October and November at the H. J. Andrews Experimental Forest in the Oregon Cascades, 50 miles east of Eugene. The residency is open to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers whose work “reflects a keen awareness of the natural world.” Residents are provided with a private apartment, which includes kitchen facilities, access to the forest research site, and a $250 stipend. Submit up to 10 pages of poetry or 15 pages of prose, a one-page project description, and a curriculum vitae by May 1. There is no application fee. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Andrews Forest Writers’ Residency, Spring Creek Project, Oregon State University, 330 Ballard Extension Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331. Carly Lettero, Program Manager.