Summer Writing Camps


Day Camp:

Write On  – WriterHouse Creative Summer Writing Program for Grades 3-12
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Session I:
July 13-17, 2015, 1:00-5:00pm

Session II:
July 20-24, 2015, 1:00-5:00pm
Before Mar 1: $200 per session
Mar 1- Mar 31: $220
After April 1: $235
(scholarships available)

iConnect   The Bridge PAI

Completing its sixth year, The Bridge PAI’s iConnect program gathers a diverse and talented group of students from area schools to study with area writers and photographers. Each summer, the group explores the City of Charlottesville, producing  images and writing around a specific theme.  2015 Dates to be announced.



The Young Writers Workshop  Sweet Briar College A well known and respected residential program for young creative writers since 1982.

Session I (Two Weeks:  June 21-July 3, 2015) is designed for writers with a range of experience — those new to study in a specific genre as well as those seeking to build their existing craft repertoire.  Eligibility:  Rising 9th grade through rising 12th grade (minimum age 13 by start of session). Tuition:  $1750. Features: intensive workshops, labs, readings, faculty conferencing, independent writing, publication and performance.

Session II (Three Weeks:  July 5-July 24, 2015) includes all Session I features plus visiting artists, in-depth genre reading and writing with emphasis on technique, revision, and the road to publication.  Eligibility:  Rising 10th grade through rising college freshmen (minimum age 14 by start of session).  Tuition:  $2750.  A more advanced session, it requires commitment to revision and pushing the limits of the genre.