Call to Visual Artists and Writers

Lighthouse Works Fellowship

Fishers Island, NY


Application Deadline:  February 15, 2018

Lighthouse Works is accepting applications from visual artists and writers for its 2018 summer and Fall Fellowships.


Fellowship Dates

Session 31 - July 3 to August 14, 2018 

Session 32 - August 28 to October 9, 2018

Session 33 - October 23 to December 4, 2018


Fellowships are six-weeks in length and provide room and board, studio space and $1,750 in stipends. Artists 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 ( as applications that fail to follow these guidelines will be dismissed unread. 

For questions regarding the program, first please see our FAQ's page ( on our website and if you still have questions please contact us at [email protected]

While our staff reviews applications for completeness, a jury of professionals in each artist's field evaluates the applications. Finalists will be invited for a phone interview and all applicants will be informed of the committee's decision by April 1, 2018. Artistic excellence is the primary criteria for acceptance as a Lighthouse Works fellow.

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