Journalists, essayists, economists, naturalists, screenwriters and other writers can apply for a writing residency program.
The Mesa Refuge, located in Point Reyes Station, California, provides time, space and solitude for writers to delve into their work. Topics related to nature, the human economy and social equity receive priority.
The next sessions available are Sept. 21 to Oct. 4; Oct. 5 to 18; Oct. 19 to Nov. 1; and Nov. 2 to 15.
Room and most dinners are provided at no cost, but participants must pay for their own travel.
The deadline is June 1. There is a US$40 application fee.
For more information on how to apply, click here.