Apply for Residency

Residency Program

The deadline for Fall 2017-Spring 2018 residencies is April 18, 2017.

Please use our Online Residency Application form to apply.

Payment for applicaton fee of $15. (Please apply first before paying.)
If you live outside the United States, call the Sitka office at 541-994-5485 to process your credit card payment.

We focus on 3.5 month residencies:

Fall 2017 Session
October 2, 2017 to January 12, 2018

Spring 2018 Session
January 22, 2018 to May 4, 2018

Jordan Schnitzer Printmaking Residency
October 23, 2017 to November 3, 2017

Limited space avalible for shorter one month residencies, but preference given to longer time periods.

Materials needed to apply

1. References
2. Application Essay
3. Resume, .doc, .docx, or .pdf file
4. Work Sample:
Visual Artists:
8-12 images, that reflect a body of work similar to what you are proposing
2-10 page written manuscript/thesis, or published work within the last five years (excerpt is accepted) a .doc, .docx, or .pdf file.
Project Summary, 2-10 pages as a .doc, .docx, or .pdf file.
musical performance or composition as a mp3 file

Selection and Acceptance Requirements

We look forward to receiving your application materials. We are honored that you considered us as a place to invest your time and energy. The selection process is by peer review based on the specific applications and field. All applicants will be notified (by email) 6 weeks after the deadline.