Creative Writing Programs for High School Students

Summer Creative Writing Programs for High School Students

For writers below the age of eighteen we suggest the following programs. Click the names below and visit the program’s websites.

Between the Lines International Writing Program at the University of Iowa (facebook)

Iowa Young Writer’s Studio

Interlochen Summer Writing Program

Creative Writing Workshops at Columbia University’s Summer Program for High School Students

Juniper Institute for Young Writer’s at UMass Amherst, MA

The Kenyon Review Young Writer’s Workshop at Kenyon College, OH:

Johns Hopkins University Pre-College Summer Programs (select creative writing courses):

More Creative Writing Workshops

Here URL links to two great comprehensive listings of summer creative writing workshops, conferences, centers, festivals, residencies, or retreats. Keep in mind that these programs are usually engaged by writers over the age of 18. A writing “residency” is a short-term period of instruction for writers at a specific geographical location.

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