Call for LHW Applications: 2017 Summer and Fall Fellowships

The Lighthouse Works is now seeking applications from artists and writers for our 2017 Summer and Fall fellowship seasons.

The Lighthouse Works’ fellowship program accepts artists working in a wide range of disciplines but we are best able to accommodate visual artists and writers. Fellowships are six-weeks in length and provides fellows with housing, food, studio space, a $250 travel allowance and a stipend of $1,500.

Artists at any stage of their career are encouraged to apply through our online application at  Applicants are required to fill out an application form and to submit work samples, a CV and a current work statement. Further explanation of the application materials can be found at our website.

While our staff reviews applications for completeness, a jury of experts in each artist’s field evaluates the applications. Finalists will be invited for phone interviews and all applicants will be informed of the committee’s decision by March 31, 2017Artistic excellence is the primary criterion for acceptance as a Lighthouse Works fellow.

This application call is for the following sessions

July 4 to August 15, 2017

Fall I 
August 29 to October 10, 2017

Fall II
October 24 to December 5, 2017

Apply Online

Application Deadline: February 15, 2017


The Lighthouse Works, a nonprofit arts organization, is devoted to encouraging the development of artists through a fellowship program and to the enrichment of the year-round cultural and economic vitality of Fishers Island, New York.

The Lighthouse Works
1070 Montauk Avenue
Box 385
Fishers IslandNY 06390

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