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Old 01-12-2014, 12:41 AM View Post #1 (Link) Alpha SF/F/H Workshop for Young Writers (2013) Open for Applications
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Full details here.

Here's an excerpt from the page:
We’re looking for enthusiastic, talented young writers who have a strong interest in science fiction, fantasy and/or horror and a passion for writing. Students from anywhere in the world are welcome. In the past, students have attended Alpha from Canada, the United Kingdom, all over the United States, and even as far away as New Zealand.

Come spend ten days working with professional authors, each of whom will spend two days at the workshop:

Tobias S. Buckell
Bruce Coville
Tamora Pierce
Rachel Swirsky

Learn about writing and publishing. Meet other teens who share your interest in writing speculative fiction. Talk about short stories, novels, and films. Have your submission story critiqued. Brainstorm new story ideas, write a first draft, receive feedback, and rewrite. Attend readings by the authors. Do a public reading. Learn about submitting for publication, and send off your story at our manuscript mailing party.
I should note that Tobias S. Buckell is one of my favorite writers, so it's got that going for it
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