The length of Gushul Residencies generally range from one month to four months. Longer or shorter stays may be arranged pending availability.
Residencies begin on the first day of a calendar month, and end at 12 noon on the last day of a calendar month (unless alternate arrangements are made).
Applicants are asked to indicate on the appropriate Gushul Residency Application Form their preferred months and duration of stay. Residencies can be scheduled year round. Residents who wish to return for a subsequent residency may reapply.
Applicants are also asked to indicate their preference for either the Studio or the Cottage, according to what will most appropriately meet their needs. Please see the Gushul Residency Facilities page. The selection committee reserves the right to make recommendations regarding building choices to best accommodate applicants.
Residents are responsible for all expenses related to the cost the residency, including travel, food and materials. Residents are also responsible for the monthly Rental Fee of the facility and a Refundable Damage Deposit .
Fees for Open Call Residencies
Artist’s Studio $800.00 CAD/ Month, $500.00 CAD/ Half Month,
Writer’s Cottage $600.00 CAD/ Month, $400.00 CAD/ Half Month
Damage Deposit $100.00 CAD for all Gushul Residencies which will be refunded after our Cleaning Staff has approved of the condition that the Studio or Cottage were left in. Please note, basic cleaning tasks will be expected of the Studio and Cottage residents.
Fee Payment is made in two installments. Each installment is half the total Residency Fee. The first installment is due following confirmation of the Residency. The second installment is due three months prior to the residency period and should include the Damage Deposit.
Electronic Payment can be made to the University of Lethbridge via Western Union and GlobalPay at the following link:
Please use Student ID Number 999999999. In the notes section please include your name, month and year of your residency, followed by either GS for a Studio Residency and GC for a Cottage Residency, and the following account number:
16003 4505 3406 9601
Availability of the Studio and Cottage
Please check the Calenders below for availability:
|Gushul Studio 2015|
|Gushul Studio 2016|
|Gushul Writers Cottage 2015|
|November||Occupied from NOV 15|
|Gushul Writers Cottage 2016|