Scholarly Retreats

Now accepting proposals for Bywater Institute Scholarly Retreats.

Since 2014, A Studio in the Woods has hosted academics and scholars for residencies, providing a creative respite from life at the university. Current programs include:

Tulane ByWater Institute Scholarly RetreatsThe ByWater Institute and A Studio in the Woods seek to enhance and support the scholarship, creativity and cross-disciplinary activity of Tulane faculty and trainees using the lens of any field or discipline toexamine environmental challenges, issues, or questions. Application available here. Deadline March 30, 2022.

Tulane School of Liberal Arts Scholarly Retreats – Funded by the School of Liberal Arts, A Studio in the Woods hosts 4 one-week residencies for Liberal Arts faculty to write scholarly publications, work on creative projects, or begin work on a new project each academic year.

Tulane English Department Graduating Senior Retreat – Each academic year, the Tulane Department of English awards one exceptional graduating senior in the Creative Writing concentration with a three day retreat.

Xavier University Scholarly Retreats – We have partnered with Xavier University to host two Faculty Writing Retreat Fellowships each academic year. Xavier Scholarly Retreats are supported by Xavier University’s Office of Academic Affairs.