Apply

Applications for the 2020 program will be accepted on a rolling basis. You should expect to hear from us within six weeks of applying.

Please contact disquietinternational@gmail.com if you have any questions or if you encounter any difficulties with the form.

Application Form

  • (You may choose not to answer this.)
  • Enter the date in this format: MM/DD/YYYY.
  • Optional: Share a little biographical information to help us get to know you.
  • Please indicate if you are affiliated with any of these programs.
  • Optional: Personal website.
  • Optional: What do you do for a living?
  • Check all years that apply.


How to Reach You

Please enter contact information where you can be reached through July 2020.

  • (We will not publicly display any contact information.)
  • Optional: Enter your Twitter handle, without the @ sign.
  • Optional: Enter the URL to your Facebook. (It usually looks like this: https://www.facebook.com/fernando.pessoa.himself.)
  • Optional: Enter the URL to your LinkedIn.

References

Please provide the names and contact information of two references.


Emergency Contact


Physician/Medical Care Provider:

Please provide contact information for a physician or other medical care provider in case of a medical emergency while abroad.



Workshops


Housing

  • Please see our suggestions for excellent and affordable housing options.


  • Save as .doc, .docx, .pdf or .rtf (less than 2 MB).
  • Please enter here any notes or special requests you would like the staff of the ILP to take into account in considering your application.


You’re now ready to pay the $150 application deposit. Your deposit is fully refundable in the event you are not admitted to the program, the program is cancelled, or you withdraw by the withdrawal deadline of March 15 of the program year.

Click the “Pay Now” button and complete the transaction at Paypal. After you have received confirmation of payment from Paypal, please paste your PayPal receipt number or the entire confirmation email into the Paypal receipt field so we can confirm payment.

Then hit the “Submit” button to submit your finished application.

PayPal

  • (You can still send your application without the receipt.)
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(Your deposit is fully refundable in the event you are not admitted to the program, the program is cancelled, or you withdraw by the withdrawal deadline of March 15 of the program year.)

To apply to the ILP Lisbon program by postal mail please send the following to the address below:

  • a printout of the completed online application
  • a writing sample of no more than ten pages of prose or three poems
  • a check made out to “Dzanc Books” for the $150 application deposit.

Dzanc Books
ILP Application
610 S. Pleasant St.
Amherst, MA 01002
USA

You will be contacted within six weeks of receipt of your application.