Emerging Writers Workshop
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Emerging Writers Workshop June 15 – June 17, 2023
Registration Deadline: June 1, 2023
Register Early! Space is Limited!
The first applicants to complete the registration process in its entirety and submit their full payment will be considered for acceptance. Spaces will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.
Day Only Option (9:00-5:00 Thursday & Friday, 9:00-12:30 Saturday)
- Early bird rate: $180 (if registered and paid in full by May 1)
- Regular rate: $200 (if registered and paid in full between May 1 and June 1)
Overnight Option (includes room & board)
- Early bird rate: $400 (if registered and paid in full by May 1)
- Regular rate: $425 (if registered and paid in full between May 1 and June 1)
$50 non-refundable deposit (the deposit will be applied toward the entire registration fee or full amount can be paid at time of application)
500-word Creative Writing Sample – Registrants are asked to attach a 500-word creative writing sample with their registration. Students may include a short piece in its entirety or an excerpt from a longer work, provided they remain within the 500-word limit. The sample should be prose fiction or nonfiction; no poetry samples will be accepted.
Notification of Acceptance
Once students have registered and paid the deposit, their registration materials will be reviewed by the faculty leading the workshop. As soon as a student has been approved, Kathy Luschek will send out an email notifying the student that they have been accepted to attend. Full payment of workshop fees must be made by June 1.
Cost and Payment Arrangements
Pay only – If you have already registered and paid the $50 deposit and are returning to pay the remaining cost of the workshop, please click pay only to be directed to the payment screen.
Online by credit card accepts American Express, Discover, and Master Card. When paying by credit card, please note that a 3.28% convenience fee will be included for each total amount charged. Online by Electronic Check: There is not a convenience fee when paying by E-Check. Please include EWW on the PURPOSE line to ensure your payment is properly credited and your registration can be processed promptly.
Additional Workshop Materials
- Assumption of Risk, Release Waiver of Liability Form
- Emergency Medical Form (must be signed by a parent or guardian to participate)
- List of items to bring
- Family Invitation to the Student reading on Saturday, June 17, 2023
- Campus Map & Directions to Hiram College
Full payment must be received by June 1, or student will be withdrawn from the workshop. Students who withdraw at least one week prior to the workshop will receive a 50% refund. No refunds will be made after that date.
Residence Hall: Bowler Hall