To apply for the Martha’s Vineyard Writers Residency, fill out the online application.  Then send a statement of purpose specifying the project you plan to work on, a work sample of no more than 20 pages or 6 poems, include a short bio, the weeks you’d like to attend and a $10.00 application fee made out to Justen Ahren to: Martha’s Vineyard Writer’s Residency PO Box 1041 West Tisbury, MA 02575   Please note there is a two week minimum stay.

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Manuscripts are reviewed continuously.  Successful applicants will be notified at least two months prior to beginning of residency.

The residency cost is $600.00 for two weeks/ $1200.00 for the month. This fee is due upon acceptance and guarantees your space.