The Writers’ Block Young Writers Mentoring Programme is now open for applications!

Are you a writer aged 11-16 years? We have an incredible opportunity for you! Our Young Writers Programme is now open and we are looking for the next novelist, journalist, spoken word artist, poet, or other writer out there! Six lucky applicants will receive FREE access to 9 monthly creative writing workshops, including online sessions and live masterclasses with published writers, along with 1-1 creative writing mentoring and a chance to share your work.

To apply send your responses to the following bullet points to
[email protected]

  • What are your ambitions as a writer?
  • How do you think you would benefit from partaking in this scheme?
  • Send us a sample of some writing of which you are proud of, up to A4 page.
  • Include your name, age, address, and a contact phone number. Please include a parent or carer email address.

The Young Writers Mentoring Programme will run from January – October 2022. We can’t wait to hear from you!

Deadline for applications midday 10th December 2021

Successful applicants will hear back by 21st December 2021

For more information click here