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About the Award

The Goldfarb Family Fellowship offers writers of creative nonfiction a fully-funded two-week VCCA residency at Mt. San Angelo. The fellowship was established in 2000 through the generosity of writer, literary agent, and former VCCA Board Member Ronald Goldfarb and is sponsored by The Robert and Aida Goldfarb Art Law Literary Fund. The residency includes a private bedroom, a separate studio, and all meals provided in a community of 24 other artists.

Application Details

Eligibility: Writers of creative nonfiction

Application Opens: February 1, 2021
Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
Application Fee: $50
Notification by:
August 15, 2021

Residencies Available: October 1, 2021 – September 30, 2022
Length of Fellowship: Two weeks

Previous Goldfarb Fellows