Passionate about issues of injustice? Well, come to our Writing Wrongs workshops to develop your writing and research skills!
Our engaging workshops and individual support from academics and professional writers will help you create your own piece of writing on a social issue you are passionate about. We will support you to enter your work into competitions with prizes!
The programme is run by the University of Warwick’s School of Law and Department of English in collaboration with the national Orwell Youth Prize.
When does the programme run?
Sunday 10 March 2019
9.30am - 3.30pm
How much does it cost?
There are no costs to participate. Forms to claim back travel expenses will be available on the day
- Currently in Year 12 in a non-selective state school/college
- Passionate about writing and social justice issues
- Priority will be given to students who meet at least two of the following criteria:
- Come from a home where neither parent attended university
- Eligible for free school meals
- Attend a school with below average exam performance*
- Attend a school with above the national average entitlement to Free School Meals*
- Live in a low participation neighbourhood as defined by home postcode^
- Live or have lived in local authority care
^ Check your home postcode
Becca Kirk, Widening Participation Officer
b dot kirk at warwick dot ac dot uk