The Vermont Studio Center offers 2- to 12-week residencies to poets, fiction writers, creative nonfiction writers, and translators in Johnson, Vermont, a village in the Green Mountains. The center provides residents with a private room, studio space, meals, and opportunities to give readings. Two visiting writers give readings and meet with residents each month. Tuition for one month is $3,950, which includes lodging and meals. Financial aid is available. Using the online application system, submit up to 10 pages of poetry or up to 15 pages of prose or translation (both the original and translated text), a curriculum vitae, and contact information for two references with a $25 application fee. Admissions are made on a rolling basis; the application deadline for full fellowships is October 1. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Vermont Studio Center, P.O. Box 613, Johnson, VT, 05656. (802) 635-2727.