To apply for residency you have to play on the server for atleast 2 weeks.
A proper resident application should answer all of the following questons:
1-What is your minecraft name?
2-How long have you been playing minecraft?
3-What time zone are you in/what time do you play?
4-What have you made on the server?
5-How did you hear about this server?
6-How long have you been on this server?
7-Any additional information you would like to provide?
You must have atleast 5 yes votes to become a resident, assuming there aren't any no votes.