The Constance Saltonstall Foundation for the Arts offers two- and four-week residencies from May to September to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at the Saltonstall Arts Colony, located on 200 rural acres near Ithaca, New York. The residency accommodates up to five writers and artists at a time. Applicants who are residents of New York State and at least 21 years old are eligible. Writers are provided with private lodging, bathroom, and work space, a stipend of $200 to $750 (depending on length of stay), vegetarian dinners, and groceries. Using the online application system, submit up to 15 pages of poetry or up to 20 pages of prose, a résumé, a writer’s statement, and contact information for two references by January 2, 2019. There is no application fee. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Saltonstall Arts Colony, 435 Ellis Hollow Creek Road, Ithaca, NY 14850. (607) 539-3146. Lesley Williamson, Executive Director.