Since the 2020 conference is virtual, this year we are offering up to TWELVE full 3-Day SiWC 2020 conference packages. And this year, open to young writers world-wide!
Includes full weekend virtual event.
Eligibility Criteria & Conditions
Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 22 years in 2020.
Applicants for this award must submit:
a completed application form
up to three stories, poems, or chapters of a longer work for consideration [Show us your creativity!] double-spaced, 12pt font.
a 500 word biographical letter outlining interest in attending the conference, future writing aspirations and goals, double spaced, 12 pt font.
a scanned copy of a verifiable proof of age [current student card, driver’s license, birth certificate, passport etc.]
application letters to be submitted by email to email@example.com with documents attached in either .docx, .jpg or .pdf format
Family members of the SiWC board or staff may not apply.
Recipients must agree to have their names and photographs published in conjunction with the award and with any promotion of the award.
This award is not transferable. If a successful applicant is unable to attend the conference for any reason, they are required to contact the awards committee immediately. They are welcome to reapply in subsequent years.
The costs of transportation to and from the conference and accommodation are not included in this award.
There is no cost to apply for this award.
Prizes must be accepted as awarded. Award committee decisions are final.