Lanesboro Arts offers two- or four-week residencies from January to May and August to December to emerging poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers whose work is “place-based and community-engaged” in Lanesboro, Minnesota. Writers who are residents of Minnesota or New York City are eligible. Students enrolled in a degree-granting program are ineligible. Residents are provided with private lodging, work space, and a stipend of $1,000 per week. Using the online submission system, submit a writing sample of 6 to 10 pages, a project description, an artist statement, a résumé, and contact information for two references by July 31. There is no application fee. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Lanesboro Artist Residency Program, Lanesboro Arts, P.O. Box 152, Lanesboro, MN 55949. Adam Wiltgen, Contact.