Now accepting applications for the 2018 Young Writers Institute!!
This three-week program focuses on providing students opportunities to develop writing fluency and confidence in academic writing through project-based activities.
On a typical day, students will . . .
- spend mornings reading, writing, discussing, and presenting their writing
- spend afternoons participating in workshops to experiment with various types of writing
- produce an anthology of writing
Throughout the program, participants will have opportunities to participate in UA activities.
Who May Participate
High school students (grades 9-12 in the coming school year)
Dates: July 2-20 (no class July 4)
Place: University of Arizona (Main Campus)
Time: Monday - Friday, 9 am - 3 pm
Please note that this is not an overnight camp. Housing and meals are not provided by WSIP.
- $15 Non-refundable application processing fee (does not guarantee acceptance into the program)
- $195 Tuition & Books (*Limited waivers are available. Fees are due AFTER acceptance into the program)
This is a competitive program. Submitting an application does not guarantee acceptance.
Application Packet Requirements
- Completed online application
- Personal Statement
- Letter of Recommendation
- Application Fee payable at the WSIP online store
- Optional: Tuition Waiver Application Statement
Apply here today! Applications are due May 1, 2018.
** The Young Writers Institute received a 2017 College of Humanities Teaching and Outreach Grant. **