Artist in Residence Applications

Calista Garcia Singing And Playing Guitar By Jim Saah

Launched in 2005, the highly-respected Strathmore Artist in Residence Program was created to support the transition of outstanding local musicians into career artists. Each year through a competitive selection process, a class of 6 is chosen and benefits greatly from the support of participating mentors and musicians. The 10-month program also includes 30 hours of professional development seminars, a professional photo shoot, videography, and extensive performance opportunities.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Between the ages of 16-32
  • ​Performing at a high level of musical integrity
  • An ability to compose and improvise
  • Living in the greater DC metropolitan area

How to Apply

Applications to audition for the class of 2022 are now closed. Please check back in fall 2021 for instructions on applying for the class of 2023.