MARCH 1 for August-November and OCTOBER 1 for April-July of the following year.
Each year Millay Colony invites over 64 visual artists, writers and composers to our campus for a residency inclusive of private bedroom and studio as well as all meals. No fees are charged for these residencies. Residents are chosen anonymously by a panel of jurors. The application process is competitive and The Millay Colony accepts residents solely on the basis of artistic merit. Our admissions policy does not discriminate with regard to race, sex, sexual preference, religion, marital status, disability or nation of origin. We do not require references.
How to Apply
Applicants apply to The Millay Colony using an Online portal at Submittable. The application for our next deadline, October 2016, will be up in early June: Click here for instructions. For the Online applicaiton, Click here.
Applications questions can be emailed to: firstname.lastname@example.org or you can call our Residency Director, Calliope Nicholas, at 518 392-3103.
A $35 (US dollars) fee or $50 for the Extended Deadline is required for both online application and mail in applications. The online portal links to PayPal and all others can use the DONATE button on our homepage.
NOTE: Transportation costs are the responsibility of the artist. The Colony does not pay any stipend or living allowance.