University of St Andrews Creative Writing Summer Programme



Aspiring young fiction writers and poets who have completed grades 10-12 take a series of master classes and workshops with noted Scottish writers and poets. Skills addressed include editing, analysis and oral presentation. Frequent field trips and excursions—in addition to cultural visits to art galleries, concerts and the theater—enrich the program.

General Info

Name University of St Andrews Creative Writing Summer Programme
Location St Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Year-round Contacts 44-1334-462147
Program Focuses & Features Conservation, Creative Writing, Exploration, Fine Arts, Hiking, Mountain Trips, Music, Photography, Swimming, Theater, Writing/Journalism
Grade Range (rising grades) 11-PG
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 16-18
Application Deadline April
Director Frances Trahar, Director
Residential Fee £2800 (+£200), 4 weeks. College credit.
Year Established 2003
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 4 weeks long


Frances Trahar, Director