2014 NYS Summer Writers Institute - Non Scholarship
Thank you for choosing the 2014 NYS Summer Writers Institute at Skidmore College. To successfully apply you will need to submit an online application (link below) and submit the following documents. Please make sure you have the documents ready and in the correct format prior to starting the online application process.
I. Documents you will be uploading to the application
Please make sure the filename of your attachments have your full name and item description example: JohnSmithLetter.docx - NO SPACES and NO SYMBOLS
1) Brief Letter - indicating any relevant information (e.g. previous workshop experience, degrees, special insterests, publications, work on newspapers or magazines, etc.). Be sure to note in your letter which genre you are applying for: Fiction NON-Scholarship App; or Poetry NON-Scholarship App; or NFP NON-Scholarship App.
2) Writing Sample
* Students in Fiction or Non-Fiction: 5-20 pages
* Students in Poetry: 2-3 Poems
Uploads should be in the following format and be no larger than 100MB each.
Document: .DOC; .DOCX; .PDF; .TXT
You will be required to pay a $40 application fee at the time of applying. We accept all major credit cards & online checks.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: Once you start your application, you will need to complete it in its entirety. The system will not allow you to make changes once the application has been submitted. If you close the browser you will lose all your information.
To start your application click on the link below.