Open Call

Parent Residency Grant

Women's Studio Workshop

With Funding
Free / No Costs
Kingston, United States


This residency is open for artists with at least one dependent child under the age of 18.

Number of Participants

The Parent Residency Grant childcare stipend of $1450 can accommodate for a variety of childcare scenarios. Possible scenarios include: -Bringing a caregiver or co-parent (must be 18+) to stay at WSW for the residency period -Finding a childcare facility near WSW -Locating individuals near WSW who can provide childcare -Paying for childcare at your family’s home base


Selection Results (Announcement Dates)


September 01, 2021 - June 30, 2022


  • $250.00 travel budget
  • $1,450.00 stipend (one-time)


Ceramic Facility, Computer Lab, Darkroom, Large Format Printers, Print Shop




Lunch, Vegetarian

Public Programs

Community Engagement


Ceramics, Printmaking


No languages listed

Program Description

The Parent Grant is a four-week residency for an artist with at least one dependent child under the age of 18. Artists may choose to work in any of our studio disciplines: intaglio, letterpress, papermaking, screenprinting, photography, or ceramics. This grant includes a $1450 childcare stipend, up to $250 for travel costs, free onsite housing, and 24/7 studio access. WSW can also provide technical advice and production assistance. Application must include: -A current resume -A childcare plan, detailing your use of the $1450 stipend -A description of the project, including the studio you’d like to work in (no more than 200 words) -Up to ten images of recent work (digital specifications here) -An image script, which should include the title, medium, dimension, and date of each image

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