Ages 15-18 • Live Online
The Young Writer Programme gives students aged 15-18 an immersive experience of creative writing, publishing, marketing and editing. Across 2 days you will take part in a series of activities, seminars, simulations and Q&A sessions, all led by a wide-ranging group of experienced industry professionals.
Attendance will give you a competitive edge in the race for the best universities, colleges and literary-based jobs, as well as providing a 'super-curricular' experience to add to your university or college applications. The programme will end with a personal and creative ‘Project Launchpad’, an invaluable starting point from which to begin your journey into this exciting industry.
Experienced professionals will coach you through live, interactive simulations, including:
Training on how to fulfil your ambitions of writing, editing, marketing and publishing
An action plan of how to break into the industry, starting now
Coaching by experts on A-level/IB/college class choices; university/college and degree choices; extra-curricular activities; work experience; application and interview techniques
Q&A time with leading writers and publishers from a large range of disciplines
Unlimited lifetime access to our depth of expertise. Students can contact us for further advice at any time
Attendance demonstrates you’ve gained key skills such as creativity, independent thinking, communication, storyboarding and many more
Complete the online assessment after the programme and receive a personalised certificate to include in your applications
The programme involves a mixture of interactive simulations, exercises and Q&A sessions.
'Live Online’: £165/student for both days.
Places are limited. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.
This programme is for students aged 15-18 who have the passion and ambition to both learn about this career, and start boosting their UCAS/college applications & CVs. If you are a student who is slightly older or younger than our guidelines, then please do get in touch with us to discuss your specific situation.
There is no application process, and you can secure your place simply by clicking “Register Now”. We operate on a first-come first-served basis and programme places are limited; we are usually full a couple of months in advance of the programme date. No prior knowledge or experience is required to join this programme as we build your knowledge from the basics up to more advanced concepts.
This programme will be delivered ‘Live Online’, so is not affected at all by any Covid-19 restrictions.
If you are trying to register and the registration box is not appearing it is likely because of firewall restrictions on your desktop device. You may wish to try on your mobile device instead. Alternatively, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of the programme you want to register for. We will reserve your place immediately and send you a link to pay by card online.