Application Deadline: February 24, 2017

Application Guidelines: Fiction, Creative Non-Fiction, and Dramatic Writing applicants are asked to submit a writing sample of no more than three pages. Poets/songwriters may submit a one-page sample, and songwriters are welcome to upload a recording of their work. Filmmakers may submit a writing sample of no more than three pages, in any genre, that will later be translated into a short film.

Applicants are encouraged to apply online by visiting: http://ccyw.submittable.com

If you prefer to apply by post, please download the application form below.


Application Fee

2017 Application Fee: $20.00.

Conference Fee

2017 Conference Fee: $375

Payment is due after acceptance, and includes meals, lodging, and all events.

Young Writer's Conference