Program Cost, Application Information, and Deadlines
Mail or email your completed application with statement of purpose, writing sample, and application fee (fee will be rolled into tuition upon acceptance) to:
Writing Workshops in Greece
c/o Allison Wilkins
950 Grove Street
Meadville, PA 16335
We offer several options for workshop participation, with standard durations of either two weeks or one month (customized options are available).
17-30 June (or) 1-15 July
In addition to some time in Thessaloniki at the beginning of your stay, this option includes six three-hour workshop meetings on Thasos. Participants who elect this option are also welcome to attend Joanna Eleftheriou’s Greek language and culture course.
Month-long Workshop option:
17 June – 15 July
In addition to some time in Thessaloniki at the beginning and end of your stay, this option includes twelve three-hour workshop meetings, and voluntary attendance in Joanna Eleftheriou’s Greek language and culture course.
Total Program Cost
Triple Room Occupancy: for month: $3500; for two weeks $2900
Double Room Occupancy: for month $3650; for two weeks $3000
Single Room Occupancy: for month $4150; for two weeks $3400
[Please note that there are only a limited number of single rooms available on Thasos.]
The program fee includes: accommodation, ground transportation, several group meals, workshops, breakfast, mandatory travel insurance, and off-site group excursions (see our FAQ for details).
Not included in the program fee: airfare, lunch, dinner, and personal expenses.
Payment Schedule & Deadlines
February 15, 2019: Early Application Deadline, including non-refundable $25
Applications received after 2/15 will be considered on a rolling basis until all
workshops are full.
March 15, 2019: Deposit 1 Due* ($1800 for shared occupancy; $2000 for single
*see FAQ for refund policy
April 15, 2019: Remaining Balance Due
Early Payment Discount. Pay in full by March 15, 2019 and receive $200 off the program fee.