TO APPLY FOR A RETREAT

  • one-page resume or CV with publication history
  • Sample of your writing. The sample must come from the work you intend to use in the workshop. Prose submissions are to be 5 to 10 pages, double spaced. Poetry— 4 to 6 pages, single or double spaced. 

Please fill out the application form below and then email your CV, publication history, and writing sample to an email that will be provided to you once your on-line application is received. Make sure to include your name and email contact on your application form. Although preferable, applicants do not have to be previously published. Make sure to indicate the season and session you are applying for, as well as your preferred room type. Participants will be selected by the relevance of their submitted work to the instructor's workshop. Applicants will be notified of their standing throughout the application period.

There is a nonrefundable application/ reading fee of $25 that can be paid through e-transfer or Paypal.

To Apply for a Residency

Please fill out the application form below, indicating the season and dates you'd like to book. Indicate if you want a shared bedroom or a single bedroom. There are two options for single rooms. The single bedroom with a King bed is much larger with windows facing the water. Residencies will be booked on a first-come first-serve basis. 

There is a nonrefundable application fee of $10 that can be paid through e-transfer or Paypal.


$ 25.00 CAD

REGISTRATION FEE FOR RETREAT

Registration Fee for the Pelee Island Book House's Residency Program. This fee is to process your application and is nonrefundable, even if you decide not to follow through with your deposit. Please fill out the form below. An email will be provided to you, so you can send us your support material.

 

$ 10.00 CAD

REGISTRATION FEE FOR RESIDENCY

Registration Fee for the Pelee Island Book House's Residency Program. This fee is to process your application and is nonrefundable, even if you decide not to follow through with your deposit.

 


Deadline Dates 

All spring sessions must be applied to no later than March 20th, and for fall sessions the deadline is July 20th. If the session fills up before this date, the individual session will be marked "FULL." Needless to say, the earlier you apply, the better your chances to get in. Applications will be accepted and spots secured BEFORE deadline dates. Applicants are not in competition with each other. If a suitable application is received, then that applicant will be given a spot.


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