2019 Teen Fellowship Application
We invite you to complete the following online application and apply to the 2019 YAWP Summer Teen Fellowship. All information provided will be treated with confidentiality.
What's in the online application? Please take a moment to review all the required sections:
Part 1: YOUR INFORMATION: This section includes important information about the student as well as contact information.
Part 2: PERSONAL STATEMENT: What role has creative writing played in your life? Please answer that question in 600 words or less. Please write your personal statement in a Word doc and then upload it using the online form. You can also provide a link to a Google doc; however, remember to make sure the link is shareable to anyone with the link.
Part 4: CREATIVE WRITING SAMPLE: Please upload a 2-10 page creative writing sample. It may be fiction, poetry, memoir, personal essay, screenwriting, playwriting, etc., or may include multiple genres (no school essays or journalism). Please write your creative writing sample in a Word doc and then upload it using the online form. You can also provide a link to a Google doc; however, remember to make sure the link is shareable to anyone with the link.
Part 3: ENGLISH TEACHER CONTACT INFO: Please provide the name and email for your current or previous English teacher who can speak to your interest in writing. You can also include the name/email of a mentor who knows your creative work.
If you have any questions about the Summer Teen Fellowship application, please email [email protected].