About

UA Young Writers Camp

Summer 2021

What to expect:
Students will write independently and in collaborative groups in response to a wide range of creative prompts, share their writing, and learn about the contemporary literary scene under the guidance of experienced writers in the M.F.A Program in Creative Writing at The University of Alabama. The camp will conclude with a public reading and an anthology of student work.

Where
This year the camp will be entirely virtual over Zoom. Participation in the camp requires a stable internet connection in an uninterrupted environment that is conducive to speaking, listening, and writing.

Who Can Attend
Rising 6th-12th graders with a love for writing!

Timeline
Camp will run Monday through Friday, 10am to 4pm (with breaks), from June 7 to June 18, 2021.

Cost
The cost of Young Writers Camp is $100 for the two weeks of programming. We are offering a limited number of full scholarships. For scholarship inquiries, email Acie Clark at kclark45@crimson.ua.edu with the subject line of “Young Writers Camp Scholarship.”

How to Apply
You can find our registration page here!

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