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SCHOLARSHIPS:
HOW TO APPLY

YEW wants to provide the opportunity to attend the Young Eager Writers Conference. That's why we're offering scholarships to a number of applicants. To apply, please send us...

  • Your name

  • Your school (if applicable)

  • Your class level (freshman, senior, graduate, etc.)

  • A 500-word essay describing why you wish to receive a scholarship and what you want to learn from the YEW Conference

  • A sample of your writing (1-2 pages)

TYPES OF SCHOLARSHIPS
Fiction
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to two young fiction writers, selected by the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive free admission to the 2020 Young Eager Writers Conference.

Non-Fiction
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to two young nonfiction writers, selected by the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive free admission to the 2020 Young Eager Writers Conference.

Poetry
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to two young poets, selected by the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive free admission to the 2020 Young Eager Writers Conference.

Young Published Authors
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to two young published authors, selected by the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive a free booth at the 2020 Young Eager Writers ConferenceNOTE: applicants for this scholarships won't need to submit a writing sample.

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