The New York State Writers Institute will sponsor the 14th annual New York State Summer Young Writers Institute from July 1 through July 7, 2012, at the Skidmore College campus, Saratoga Springs, New York.
This week-long creative writing workshop is open to high school students who will be entering the 10th, 11th, or 12th grade in the fall of the 2012 school year. Admission is limited to 36 students and will be determined by evaluation of creative writing selections. The application deadline is April 1.
Participants in the Summer Young Writers Institute will receive instruction in poetry, fiction and imaginative nonfiction, and will engage in the critical evaluation
of each other’s work.