The Espy Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing and encouraging the literary and visual arts. Month-long residencies are available three times per year: Spring, Summer, and Fall. Residents will share accommodations in and near the beautiful village of Oysterville, WA, a National Historic District located on the southwest coast of Washington state. In addition to lodging, residents will receive a weekly stipend for food. Residents are responsible for their own transportation to and from Oysterville and are encouraged to have a car available for the duration of the residency.
Deadline for Application
February 1, 2010 for Summer Residency (June 2010)
Applications must include an application form and all other required materials stated in the form. Sponsor letters must be postmarked on or before the deadline. In addition, there is an application fee of $20.00 (to be included with the application).
Mail the completed application form, project description, work samples, and application fee to:
The Espy Foundation
P.O. Box 614
Oysterville, WA 98641
Sponsor letters should be sent directly to the above address by the sponsor.
For more information and an application form, go here.