Summer Workshops

The 2021 Summer Writing Workshops in Poetry and Fiction, Nonfiction & Memoir

POETRY

The Community of Writers will offer the Poetry Workshop entirely online this year. June 19 – 26, 2021. It will be the very same intensive week of writing, craft talks and individual conferences.  More details can be found on the Poetry page.

FICTION WORKSHOP

The Fiction Workshop week will run online from Sunday, July 11 – 17, 2021 with only 60 participants   More details can be found on the Fiction Workshops page. More details.

MEMOIR & NARRATIVE NONFICTION WORKSHOP

The Memoir & Nonfiction Workshop week will run online from Sunday, August 1 – Friday, August 6, 2021.   More details can be found on the Memoir Workshop Page. More details.

POETRY WORKSHOPFICTION WORKSHOPMEMOIR/NF WORKSHOP
Program DatesJune 19 - 26, 2021July 11-17, 2021August 1 - 6, 2021
Deadline to ApplyApril 1, 2021
(before midnight PST)
April 1, 2021 (before midnight PST)April 28, 2021
(before midnight PST)
Application Fee$35 $40 $40
Acceptance NotificationOn or before May 1, 2021
On or before May 10, 2021On or before June 10, 2021
Deposit - NonrefundableA deposit of $450 will be due upon acceptance. (Awards of financial aid may reduce this amount.)A deposit of $440 will be due upon acceptance. (Awards of financial aid may reduce this amount.)A deposit of $425 will be due upon acceptance. (Awards of financial aid may reduce this amount.)
Deposit DeadlineMay 10, 2021May 20, 2021July 1, 2021
Tuition$900*$880*$850*
Registration/First Day of ConferenceSaturday, June 19, 2021Sunday, July 11, 2021Sunday, August 6, 2021
Program Website
Make sure to read all information before applying
Poetry WebsiteFiction Workshops WebsiteNonfiction & Memoir Workshops Website
Financial Aid & ScholarshipsView Financial Aid InformationView Financial Aid InformationView Financial Aid Information
Application FormApply Now (Poetry)Fiction Workshops Application FormNonFiction/Memoir Workshop Application Form