Announcement: Summer 2020 Canceled due to Covid- 19. We plan to host the program in Summer 2021. When we have dates set we will update the website. Until then, be safe and healthy.
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).
9-22 June (or) 22 June -6 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:
9 June – 6 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, 2020: 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, 2020: Deposit 1 Due* ($1800 for shared occupancy; $2000 for single
*see FAQ for refund policy
April 15, 2020: Remaining Balance Due
Early Payment Discount. Pay in full by March 15, 2020 and receive $200 off the program fee.