Summer 2019

From June 10 through July 19, over 160 students from across the Santa Clara Valley will write together in the San Jose Area Writing Project’s four summer programs: Two Creative Writing Camps for grades 3-7, a two-week Writing Workshop for grades 4-7, and the Teen Writers Institute for grades 8-12.

NEW Online Course: Once Upon A Novel…

June 10-July 7 – Online, Grades 8-12 – Register Here

Cost: $200

Creative Writing Camps
June 10-14 – Cumberland Elementary School, Sunnyvale – Register Here

June 17-21 – St Victors School, San Jose – Register Here
9:00 – 2:30

Two locations –

Location 1: Cumberland ES, 824 Cumberland Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

Location 2: St. Victor School, 3150 Sierra Rd. San Jose, CA  95132
Cost: $350 – Full Day Program, $200 Partial Day Program (grades 1-2 only at Cumberland, Register Here)

Tuition discounts available for financial need.  Email copy of Free and Reduced Lunch letter to sanjosewritingproject@sjsu.edu with a brief statement of need & verifying child’s motivation to participate in a writing program.  Office will email a code to use at registration to reduce tuition by $100 for one week program.

Writing Workshop Grades 4-7  at SJSU:
Week One: July 8-12, 2019, Register Here for Week 1 only
Week Two*: July 15-19, 2019, Register Here for FULL 2 Week Program
9:00 – 2:30 M-F
Cost: $750 for Full 2 Week Program, $400 for Week 1 Only

(*Student only attending one week of Writing Workshop must sign up for week one)

Teen Writing Institute at SJSU:
July 8-12, 2019, Register Here for Week 1 only
July 15-19, 2019, Register Here for Week 2 only

Full 2 Week Program, Register Here
9:15 – 2:45 M-F
Cost: $750 for Full 2 Week Program, $400 for 1 Week Program
Prices are early bird discount until May 1.

Tuition discounts available for financial need.  Email copy of Free and Reduced Lunch letter to sanjosewritingproject@sjsu.edu with a brief statement of need & verifying child’s motivation to participate in a writing program.  Office will email a code to use at registration to reduce tuition by $100 for two-week program.

To see more about these programs, please visit their blogs, full of photos, writing, and videos that capture the joy and energy of students writing with our experienced Teacher Consultants and a Writer in Residence.

Refund Policy:
100% for cancellation before April 15, 2019
$100 penalty for cancellation made 30 days before program
50% penalty for cancellations made 10 working days before program
Unusual circumstances may be an exception