General Information and Registration


July 6-10, 2015


The program is open to students entering the 10th, 11th, or 12th grades in fall 2015.


Program hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sarah Lawrence College does not provide living accommodations for participants.


All workshops take place on the Sarah Lawrence campus, a 10-minute walk from the town of Bronxville, just 30 minutes north of Midtown Manhattan. The 44-acre wooded campus provides an ideal setting for young writers. Throughout the week, students have access to the College’s Esther Raushenbush Library for work and study.

Tuition & Scholarships

Tuition is $700 (plus a $30 nonrefundable application fee). Credit cards are not accepted. A limited number of partial scholarships are available. Please enclose a letter with your application requesting that the student be considered for a scholarship. Be sure to include the student's name on the letter. Tuition includes lunch and snacks daily for participants.

This program is sponsored by The Graduate Writing Program at Sarah Lawrence College and The Greater New York Chapter of the Fulbright Association.

Now Accepting Wait List Applications

Registration for the Summer Writer's Workshop for High School Students is now full. However, we are accepting applications from individuals who would like to be placed on a wait list should a space open up before the start of the workshop. A registration form and the non-refundable application fee must be received to be confirmed on the waiting list. Please note that registering for the wait list does not guarantee admission to the workshop. Visit the registration page»

If you have any questions, please contact The Office of College Events at (914) 395-2412 or