Conferences & Residencies Database

Looking to meet up with agents and editors? To join a supportive writing community? Or to find the perfect environment to fuel your writing practice? The Conferences & Residencies database includes details about over two hundred writing conferences, writers residencies, and literary festivals.

Eventsort icon Genre Free? Event Date Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon The Writer's Journey Summer Retreat
Conference
Bolinas, CA

The ninth annual Writer’s Journey Summer Retreat: Writing as a Path to Transformation for poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers was held from July 16 to July 22 in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Thurber House John E. Nance Writer-in-Residence Program
Conference
Columbus, OH

Thurber House offers a four-week residency in September and October to a nonfiction writer (including creative nonfiction) in the boyhood home of James Thurber in Columbus, Ohio. Writers who have...

Genre Creative Nonfiction Free? Yes Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Tin House Summer Writers Workshop
Conference
Portland, OR

The 13th annual Tin House Summer Writer’s Workshop will be held from July 12 to July 19 at Reed College in Portland, Oregon. The program features workshops in poetry, fiction,...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 7/12/15 Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Financial Aid Deadline 3/18/15
Eventsort icon Tin House Winter Writer’s Workshop
Conference
Newport, OR

The Tin House Winter Writer’s Workshop was held from January 30 to February 2 for fiction writers and from February 6 to February 9 for creative nonfiction writers at the...

Genre Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop
Tinker Mountain Writers' Workshop
Conference
Roanoke, VA

The 10th annual Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop will be held from June 7 to June 12 on the campus of Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. The conference features workshops in...

Genre Poetry, Fiction, Creative Nonfiction Free? No Event Date 6/7/15 Application Deadline 5/4/15 Financial Aid Deadline
Eventsort icon Tupelo Press Writing Conference
Conference
Austin, TX

The Tupelo Press Writing Conference was held from February 27 to March 1 in Austin, Texas. The conference offered a workshop for poets; the workshop focused on the poetry of...

Genre Poetry Free? No Event Date 1/1/99 Application Deadline Financial Aid Deadline