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The 2019 Yale Writers' Workshop application is closed.  We will open applications for Summer 2020 in January.

From first to final draft, find your voice at Yale

The Yale Writers’ Workshop brings together the experience and expertise of leading teachers, authors, editors, agents and publishers in a series of panels and workshops, for the benefit of writers the world over. We offer two sessions on Yale’s historic campus that match the needs of any serious writer. Our faculty provides unique, tailored, and transformative experiences to all participants.

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The Yale Writers' Workshop experience includes:

  • Immersive creative environment
  • Seasoned faculty of writers and editors
  • Workshops limited to 10-12 participants
  • Access to industry professionals


Date: Summer 2019 Important Dates

Application Opens: January 3, 2019

Session I: June 1-6, 2019

Session II: June 8-11, 2019

Application Deadline: March 15, 2019

Admissions Decisions Released: April 2, 2019

Program Payment Due: April 15, 2019