Artist in Residence: Visegrad Literary Residency Programme (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia)


The Visegrad Literary Residency Programme, established 2012 by the International Visegrad Fund, consists of a series of residency stays and literary events addressed to writers of fiction and non-fiction, poets, essayists, critics as well as literary translators, publicists and journalists from the Visegrad Countries (Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia).

There is a compact spring edition of the residency running 1 May – 12 June 2022, and a full autumn edition running 1 September – 30 November 2022.

The residency offers:

  • Accommodation in a shared apartment in the chosen Host City (one-person rooms with washroom facilities and free internet access, shared kitchen) from 1 May – 12 June 2021 (Compact Spring Edition) or 1 September – 30 November 2021 (Regular Autumn Edition).
  • A stipend of 1125 EUR gross (Compact Spring Edition) or 2250 EUR gross (Regular Autumn Edition).
  • Support from the Host Institution in preparing for the stay, in organising literary meetings, interviews and workshops as well as networking with publishers and literary critics.


How To Apply

Open to writers of fiction and non-fiction, poets and literary translators with at least one book publication (min. 18 years old) or to essayists, critics, publicists and journalists with at least 3 publications in quality newspapers, magazines or electronic media (min. 18 years old).

Each applicant has to fill in the on-line application form (in English) containing:
1. structured CV
2. description of the literary plans for the residency
3. list of publications
4. motivation letter
• each applicant may attach other documents, recommendations etc. (in English) which she/he finds important
for evaluating her/his application

The recruitment process  will be based on individual applications submitted via an  application form


Deadline: 30/11/2021 12:00 am (Timezone: Europe/Belgrade)

Artist in Residence, Exhibition Opportunity, Opportunities
Apply until 30/11/2021