University of California, Riverside

Inland Area Writing Project

Young Writers' Academies


The Inland Area Writing Project


Cordially Invites 11th and 12th grade students to our

8th Annual College Essay and Career Exploration

Young Writers’ Academy


June 5-9, 2017

Emphasis: College Essay Drafting and College/Career Exploration

   Location: Los Osos High School, Rancho Cucamonga

Time: 9AM-12PM

Registration Deadline: May 31, 2017

Register online at:


Materials to bring:
  • Journal or three ring binder
  • Writing utensils
  • One or two photographs that may trigger a memory you can write about
  • Laptop and/or tablet if you have one
  • Feel free to bring snacks and a drink


At the Young Writers’ Academy, we will…

  • Learn about college and career options
  • Learn the do’s and don’ts of college essay writing
  • Brainstorm ideas
  • Read sample essays
  • Address UC prompts and prompts from other colleges
  • Receive feedback and revise with guidance
  • Complete application-ready essays
  • Learn about financial aid issues

For additional information and registration, please see the attached form. Feel free to call us at (951) 827-3666 or email us at



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University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

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Inland Area Writing Project
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Tel: (951) 827-3666
Fax: (951) 827-7761