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Skidmore College
New York State Summer Writers Institute

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Margo Jefferson with student

For over 30 summers, the New York State Summer Writers Institute has offered aspiring students the opportunity to learn from a distinguished faculty of award-winning authors and poets. As part of our ongoing commitment to access and diversity, the Institute offers scholarships to young writers with promise who would not otherwise have the opportunity to attend the program. Small classes, the opportunity for private tutorials and a community of like-minded individuals all sharing a common passion for writing make this an inspiring experience in a supportive environment.

A gift to the Writers Institute will ensure we can continue to make this opportunity available to aspiring young students.  

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