Velvetpark Writing Residency / Deadline: November 15

Located in Brooklyn, Velvetpark offers a writer’s residency (January – June 2022) to emerging and established LGBTQ+ Writers. Velvetpark welcomes poets, fiction, creative fiction, and multidisciplinary writers to apply. A private workspace will be awarded to a selected writer, based on application project proposal and strength of past works. For materials you may need to submit view the...
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Color is Pride Call for Poetry / Deadline: May 16

Seeking Poets! Color is Pride: The True Colors Challenge is open for submissions through May 16, 2021, at 11:59 PM EST. Each of the 15 selected winners will receive a $2,000 prize as well as the opportunity to work directly with Moleskine on their Pride Month campaign throughout the month of June, the aim of...
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Fire Island Artist Residency / April 2

The Fire Island Artist Residency offers five emerging artists who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer a shared live/work space in the secluded community of the historic LGBTQ settlement of Fire Island. The four-week program includes studio visits with, and public lectures by, renowned leaders in contemporary art and curation. Click here to...
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Velvetpark Residency / Deadline: November 15

Velvetpark Residency is a project based work-studio, awarded through a selection process by open application. It is open to LGBTQ+ writers and visual artists to complete a proposed project. Writers Application Now Open Sept., 20, 2020—deadline November 15th, 2020, 11:59pm. Awardee for the Winter/Spring term will be notified on or before Dec 15, 2020 and announced on the Vp site...
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