The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts offers two- to eight-week residencies year-round to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers in the Missouri River town of Nebraska City, Nebraska. Residents are provided with private lodging, studio space, and a $100 weekly stipend. For residencies from July 6 to December 14, using the online application system submit 10 poems totaling no more than 30 pages or two stories, essays, or book chapters totaling no more than 7,500 words; a résumé; a personal statement; and contact information for two references with a $35 application fee by March 1. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, 801 Third Corso, Nebraska City, NE 68410. (402) 874-9600.