Call for Applications - Residency Program

Lighthouse Works

Fishers Island, NY


Event:  Call For Applications - Residency Program

Lighthouse Works is seeking applications from artists and writers for our ’18 Winter and Spring Fellowship Seasons. Fellowships are six-weeks in length and provide fellows with room, board, studio space, a $250 travel allowance and a living stipend of $1,500.

Fellowship Dates: Winter - January 23 to March 6, 2018

Spring I - March 20 to May 1, 2018

Spring II - May 15 to June 19, 2018


Application Deadline: October 16, 2017


Artist at any stage of their career are encouraged to apply for a fellowship through our online application system. Applicants are required to fill out an application form, submit work samples and attach a CV and current work statement.

Applicants are encouraged to read completely the guidelines found under the "Before You Apply" section of our website ( Please note, applications that fail to follow these guidelines will be dismissed unread.

While our staff reviews applications for completeness, a panel of professionals in the applicant's artistic field evaluates each portfolio and makes the selection of finalists for the Fellowship. Successful applicants will be invited to interview with the directors before being awarded the Fellowship.

Artistic excellence is the primary criterion for acceptance as a Lighthouse Works fellow.

Contact: Tryn CollinsFellowship Director

[email protected]

Lighthouse Works, a nonprofit arts organization, is devoted to encouraging the development of artists through a fellowship program and to the enrichment of the year-round cultural and economic vitality of Fishers Island, NY.

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