The Mesa Refuge Residency supports writers and other creatives, mostly focused on “ideas at the edge” of nature, human economy and social equity. The program offers artists time, space and support to develop ideas and present them to the public.
A Mesa Refuge residency is an opportunity to develop ideas and present them to the public. Priority is given to writers focusing on nature, the human economy and social equity. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and disciplines. Find out more about the Mesa Refuge experience.
To apply to be a resident at the Mesa Refuge, fill out the online application form. There is a non-refundable $50 fee.
Some things to know:
- Unlike many other residencies, there is no daily fee for a Mesa Refuge residency. Expenses are covered by fundraising.
- Travel to Point Reyes is the resident’s responsibility.
- There is no smoking on the Mesa Refuge property.
- Mesa Refuge is not set up to accommodate overnight visitors by guests.