The James Merrill Writer-in-Residence Program offers one eighteen-week residency and three residencies of two to six weeks to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at the former home of James Merrill in Stonington, Connecticut. The eighteen-week residency, which runs from mid-January through May, includes a $5,000 stipend; the shorter residencies include stipends of lesser amounts. Residents are provided with a private apartment and day access to adjacent studio space, and are required to give one public reading and make an additional contribution to the community. Visit the website for information.
James Merrill Writer-in-Residence Program, James Merrill House Committee, 107 Water Street, Stonington CT 06379.