Location: Rabun Gap, Georgia
Application Deadline: September 15, 2010
Hambidge offers residencies of two weeks to two months to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers on 600 wooded acres in the Northeast Georgia Mountains. Up to nine residents can be accommodated at a time. The residencies include a private bedroom, studio space, bath, and kitchen. The residency fee is $150 per week, which includes dinner on weekdays.
For residencies from February through April, submit four copies of five to eight poems or up to 30 pages of prose, a curriculum vitae, a personal statement, and three letters of recommendation (to be sent directly to the program by the references) with a $30 application fee by September 15. Visit the website for an application and more information.