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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
Alan Gratz
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to four young fiction writers, selected by best-selling author Alan Gratz and the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive free admission to the 2021 Virtual Young Eager Writers Conference.

Meg Eden
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to four young poets, selected by the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive free admission to the 2021 Virtual Young Eager Writers Conference.

Young Authors
Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to three young published authors, selected by the YEW staff. Scholarship awardees will receive free admission to the 2021 Virtual Young Eager Writers Conference. NOTE: applicants for this scholarship won't need to submit a writing sample.

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