Young Writers Application

The deadline for application materials for Young Writers 2014 is March 1st.

Checklist of Application Materials:

The Young Writers application consists of
1) an online application form (see below)
2) a brief (300-word) application essay (uploaded with online application)
3) a teacher recommendation
4) a high school transcript
5) an optional need-based scholarship application form

The teacher recommendation form is available online. Click here to download the form [PDF]. Please ask the teacher to mail (Kenyon Review Young Writers, Finn House, 102 W. Wiggin St., Gambier, OH 43022-9623), email (youngwriters@kenyonreview.org) or fax (740-427-5417) your recommendation no later than March 1st.

Please send a transcript including all high school work thus far. Please send this by mail to Kenyon Review Young Writers, Finn House, 102 W. Wiggin St., Gambier OH 43022-9623 or by fax (740-427-5417). We’re also happy to accept scanned transcripts by email (youngwriters@kenyonreview.org).

If applying for a need-based scholarship, please see the link in the application form below to download the form.

For more information, call, email or write:
Kenyon Review Young Writers
Finn House
102 W, Wiggin St.
Kenyon College
Gambier, Ohio 43022-9623
Telephone: (740) 427-5207
Fax: (740) 427-5417
youngwriters@kenyonreview.org

The deadline for application materials for Young Writers 2014 was March 1st. The application site is now closed and we are no longer accepting applications.

If you have submitted application materials but have not yet received a confirmation email, please give us until Friday, March 7th to get back to you. If you still haven’t heard from us at that point, please write to youngwriters@kenyonreview.org and inquire.

Admissions decisions will be mailed by the end of March. Thanks for your interest in our program!

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