The Studio Grant is a six- to eight-week residency for artists to create new work in any of our studio disciplines: intaglio, letterpress, papermaking, screenprinting, photography, or ceramics. WSW invites applications from artists at any stage in their careers.
This grant includes a stipend of $350/week, up to $500 for materials used during the residency, up to $250 for travel within the Continental US, free onsite housing, and 24/7 studio access. WSW can also provide technical advice and production assistance.
This residency has a two-step jury process: a rotating, impartial jury selects the finalists and then WSW applies for NEA funding for the chosen projects.
Applications open: December 1
Applications due: June 30, midnight EST
Notification date: October 30
Residency length: 6-8 weeks
Residency occurs: 1-2 years after application, September through June
Application must include:
-A current resume
-A description of the project, including the studio you’d like to work in (no more than 200 words)
-Up to ten images of recent work (digital specifications here)
-An image script, which should include title, medium, dimension, and date of each image