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 March 22 to April 4; April 5 to 18; April 19 to May 2; and May 3 to 16.
Room and most dinners are provided at no cost, but participants must pay for their own travel.
The deadline is Dec. 1. There is a US$40 application fee.