The Residency: Seeking Aspiring Hip Hop Artists & Producers Ages 16-19

The Residency is designed exclusively for rising teen artists from the greater Seattle area who meet King County low-income verification standards. It provides up to 45 teen artists with a high-quality arts experience that supports them pursuing their artistic development and be compensated for their talent. July 22 – August 16, 10 AM – 4 PM @ MoPOP

Applications are now open! Youth ages 16-19 with an established desire to pursue hip-hop and music as a career must apply online and meet all criteria in order to be considered.

All participants receive:

  • Receive a free four-week intensive summer music program
  • Record original music in a professional studio
  • Perform in front of hundreds at Sky Church
  • $600 stipend upon completion of the program
  • Receive daily bus tokens, lunch and snacks
  • Get year-round opportunities as part of the 2019 cohort

The Residency will be accepting new applications for the 2019 cohort until May 31, 2019. APPLY HERE:

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