CLOSED /// Residency Call for Writers_ JANUARY 2018

CLOSED /// Residency Call for Writers_ JANUARY 2018

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Can Serrat International Art Residency opens the Residency Call for Writers. This Open Call is meant to support literary production and to offer a working and living space for writers.

We will invite 1 writer for a full grant in addition to inviting 27 writers for a partial aid support stipend.

See below for more information about the residency, eligibility, and application process:

What do we offer?

With this Open Call, Can Serrat will offer a Full Grant to one Writer :

  • One month of residency in Can Serrat in March 2019.
  • A private room during the residency, with a desk.
  • Access to all shared studio spaces and equipment during the residency.
  • Daily food supply 
  • Possibility to workshop or discuss the project with the residency staff.     
  • Promotion of work process through webpage and social media. 
  • Human and technical resources regarding the project.
  • Access to all the activities organized by Can Serrat (visit to art spaces, presentation of local projects, etc).
  • Participation to the literature club organized every month.

[The grants do not include travel expenses.]

In addition to the special fully granted programmed in March 2019, Can Serrat offers: Grant#1 to 2 writers, Grant#2 to 5 writers and Grants#3 to 20 writers. For more information about these grants please check


Required documentation:

One .pdf file titled: “surname-canserrat-Wcall-January2018”

The file must contain:

  • Recent work (prose, poetry, script, etc.) 3 pages (max.)
  • A link to a sound file with a recording of your voice reading part of your recent work (can be recorded in whatever language)
  • Statement
  • CV

*The application has to be sent using the application form (at the end of this page).

Application period:  January 10th until February 10th .

There are no age, gender or nationality restrictions.


Announcements: Results will be announced during March 2018.

The jury will be formed by:

Martin Jackson (Former full grant holder writer)

Sophie Blais (Director)

Daniel Moreno (Art Coordinator)

Sarah Goodchild Robb (Administration and colaborations with NY)


***Languages accepted for the application (including the writing sample) : English (during the residency of course there is no language restriction).



Name and LASTNAME (Required field)

Email (Required field)

Phone (Required field)

Web site

Subject (Required field). Format: [lastname]-canserrat-Acall-[month]-[year]

Total email size not to exceed 5Mb (Required field)

  • I have read and accepted these terms and conditions (Required field)

    If not selected for the Full Grant, are you interested in a Partial Grant ? Answer : Yes/No (Required field)

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