Build character and confidence.

Young Writers Academy 2014

June 23-27, 2014
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.- Noon

A one-week summer program for writers in grades 1-12

Calling All Writers!

  • Extend your writing beyond the classroom
  • Meet and collaborate with other writers
  • Write with National Writing Project Teacher Consultants

Full details and registration information is available on the YWA 2014 website.



Penn State offers summer camps and year-round programs in sports, arts, sciences, adventure, nature, leadership, or career exploration at nearly all Penn State locations. Visit the Outreach for Youth for more information.

For teens, we offer programs to help them get ready to start their college careers such as SAT Exam Prep, writing skills courses, and college prep work.