YOUNG WRITERS’ WORKSHOP STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

provided by the

SHENANDOAH UNIVERSITY CLAUDE MOORE LITERACY GRANT

 

We are pleased to offer a limited number of full scholarships for our June 26-30 Young Writers’ Summer Workshop made possible by the Claude Moore Literacy Grant through Shenandoah University.

 

TO APPLY:

 

Step #1 – Applicants must write at least a one-paragraph (5-7 sentence) response to the question, “Why do you want to attend Project Write’s Young Writers’ Workshop?”  All responses should be emailed to youngwriters@projectwrite.org by May 19, 2017, and should include the following information:  Student Name, Address, Phone Number, School, Parent/Guardian Name, Date(s) of Workshop(s) you would like to attend, and the name of the teacher who will be completing Step #2.  Please write “Student Scholarship Application” followed by your last name in the Subject line of the email.

Step #2 – Applicants must also have a teacher write a paragraph response explaining how the scholarship would be beneficial for the student. You can detach the bottom portion of this form and give it to your teacher for instruction.

 

Applicants will receive an initial email confirming the receipt of his or her application (both the student response and the teacher recommendation) and will be notified of acceptance via email by May 26, 2017.  If not accepted, the student will still have the chance to register for the workshop via mail or online by June 2, 2017.

 

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PROJECT WRITE YOUNG WRITERS’ WORKSHOP SCHOLARSHIP

TEACHER RECOMMENDATION INSTRUCTIONS

 

Dear __________________________________,

 

I am applying for a scholarship to attend Project Write’s Young Writers’ Workshop at Shenandoah University, and I have the chance to receive a full scholarship made possible by the Claude Moore Literacy Grant.

 

Please help me to earn this scholarship by writing a one-paragraph response explaining why receiving this scholarship will be beneficial for me as a student.  Responses should be emailed to youngwriters@projectwrite.org by May 19, 2017.  The email subject line should include “Teacher Recommendation” and then my last name.  Inside the email, please include my first and last name, as well as your name and the name of our school in addition to your response.

 

Thank you for your help!

 

Sincerely,