Headlands Center for the Arts offers four- to ten-week residencies from March to mid-November to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in the coastal wilderness of the Marin Headlands outside San Francisco. Residents are provided with a private bedroom and work space in a shared house, round-trip airfare, five meals per week, and a $500 monthly stipend. For residencies in 2021, writers submitted a writing sample of up to 20 pages of poetry or 30 pages of prose, a letter of interest, a résumé, and contact information for three references by June 26, 2020. The application fee was $35 until May 15 and $45 thereafter. Visit the website for more information.
Accessibility accommodations include accessible restrooms in the center’s main building and select housing, an accessible dining hall, accessible parking, and ASL interpretation upon request.
Headlands Center for the Arts, 944 Fort Barry, Sausalito, CA 94965. (415) 331-2787, ext. 24. Holly Blake, Residency Manager.