Banff: Late Winter Writers Residency Online 2023

Overview
The Late Winter Writers Residency Online is a small cohort program that gives you a chance to learn from each other and faculty, attend exclusive talks, ask questions, and develop your practice.

What does the program offer?
This two week online residency provides broad thematic teaching from faculty members, Dani Spinosa and Kate Siklosi, Q&A sessions and workshopping. Instructors will discuss ideas, experiences, and obstacles that you may be encountering with your writing of both poetry and fiction.

One-on-one mentorship will allow you to receive direct mentorship on craft and professional development.

Who should apply?
 
Writers in Fiction and Poetry are invited to apply. The online program is designed for emerging and established writers with a proven publication record. We welcome writers from all backgrounds, and all gender identities and expressions. This Residency only accepts projects that are being written in English.

*Financial Aid of 100% of the program fee is available for this program. 

Program Dates: February 6 - 17, 2023
Application Deadline: November 23, 2022
Learn more and apply online: https://bit.ly/3BhgCLh

Deadline
Residency Length
11 days - 11 days
Languages
English
Average Number of Artists in Residence at a Time
15
Collaborative Residency
Must apply and be accepted individually
May apply as a team
Discipline
Criticism
Fiction
Journalism
Literary Nonfiction
Literature
New Genres
Nonfiction
Poetry
Writing
Storytelling
Companions
N/A
Country of Residence
Open to artists based anywhere in the world
Family Friendly
N/A
Stage of Career
Any stage of career
Additional Expectations/Opportunities
Participate in public programming
Accessible Housing
ADA Compliant
Partially Accessible (50% or more)
Meals Provided
N/A
Studios/Facilities Accessibility
N/A
Type of Housing
N/A
Additional Eligibility Information

Each residency has specific eligibility requirements; please visit our website for our current and available programs open for application.

Number of Artists Accepted in Most Current Year
16
Artist Stipend
Travel Stipend/Material Stipends
Residency Fees
453
Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Fee Details

Application fee: $65 ($35 for applicants who identify as Indigenous) 

Grant/Scholarship/other Funding Support
453
Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Grant/Scholarship/Other Funding Support Details

*Financial Aid of 100% of the program fee is available for this program.

Banff Centre offers a range of scholarship and funding opportunities for each residency. If you would like to be considered, please complete the Financial Aid section when uploading your supporting materials through the application portal. 

Application Fee
65
Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Application Type
Open application