2024 Emerging Artist & Writers Residency / Residencies

August 15, 2023

Organization Name: Centrum Foundation

Organization Location: Port Townsend, WA

Type: Residencies

Fee: Free


Centrum is thrilled to announce the open call for applications to all of the 2024 Residency Programs. These programs include:

*Emerging Artist & Writers Residency*

The Emerging Artist and Writers Residency provides stipends, multiple resident gatherings, visiting artists & curators, and an open studio/public reading. This residency is aimed at writers, visual, and interdisciplinary artists in the Pacific Northwest who are towards beginning of their creative paths and can benefit from the time to focus and receive support from a community of peers and specialists in their fields.

Stipend/Honorarium: $1500
Time of year: October
Length: 4 weeks
Applicants must live in Washington, Oregon, British Columbia, Idaho, or Montana

*Self-Directed General Residencies*

These residencies are largely solitary, with an optional weekly coffee meet-up with other residents. These happen Jan-June and August-December. This program is fee-based, with fee-waived scholarships available.

COST: $450/week
Stipend/Honorarium: None, but a limited number of Scholarships for waived fees are available.
Time of year: August-June.
Length: 1-4 weeks
Applicants may come from anywhere in the world.

*In the Making Residencies – New! Beginning in 2024*

These residencies have public-facing components that could be a workshop, a temporary installation, a performance, or another type of community engagement at some point during the residency. Stipends and funds for these vary and are project-specific. These happen throughout the year. If you have an idea for In the Making, indicate so on your application with a brief description, and if selected, we’ll follow up to plan it in more detail.

COST: There is no fee charged for this residency.
Stipend/Honorarium: Dependent on scope of project and funding.
Time of year: Varies and depends on project. Typically between August-June.
Length: 1-4 weeks.
Applicants may come from all over the world.


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