Millay Colony

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Type: 
Residency
Location: 
Austerlitz, NY, United States
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The Millay Colony for the Arts offers two- and four-week residencies from May through October to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at Steepletop, the former estate of Edna St. Vincent Millay in Austerlitz, New York. Each residency includes a private room, studio, and meals. For residencies from August through October, using only the online application system submit up to 10 poems totaling no more than 15 pages or up to 20 pages of prose, along with a brief bio, a personal statement, and a $40 application fee by March 1. Visit the website for more information.

Accessibility accommodations include accessible doorways, bathrooms, kitchen, and dining areas; accessible parking; and signage in Braille. Contact Calliope Nicholas at (518) 392-3103 or residency1@gmail.com for additional accessibility details.

Contact Information

Millay Colony for the Arts, 454 East Hill Road, P.O. Box 3, Austerlitz, NY 12017. (518) 392-3103. Calliope Nicholas, Codirector.