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Creative Writing (July 9 - August 4, 2018)
Theater & Performance (August 6-18)
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This is a competitive, intensive program, ideally suited for secondary school teachers.
Text and Context and Theater & Performance course applications require two reference letters. Creative Writing course applications require one reference letter as well as a writing sample. See Scottish Universities' International Summer School application checklist for further details.
This program is comprised of rigorous, graduate-level seminars. Participants must complete all preparatory reading, attend all seminars, and spend considerable time in the library (with your own Bodleian Library card!) to complete the required reading and research including a final paper of 2,000-3,000 words. There is also preparatory reading that must be completed prior to program start.
|Text and Context||2 weeks||4 weeks||6 weeks|
|Creative Writing||Option 1: Creative Writing (4 weeks)||Option 2: Creative Writing + Contemporary Literature (6 weeks)||Option 3: Creative Writing and Theater & Performance (6 weeks)|
|Theater & Performance||Option 1: Theater & Performance (2 weeks)||Option 2: Theater & Performance + Scottish Literature (4 weeks)||Option 3: Theater & Performance + Modernism + Scottish Literature (6 weeks)|
|Credit Fees||1 course||2 courses||3 courses|
Program cost includes accommodation in the Pollock Halls of Residence, University of Edinburgh, with breakfast and dinner at the Pollock Halls cafeteria. Housing with en-suite accommodation is available at an additional cost.
Program cost does not include travel, travel insurance, medical insurance, additional meals, or incidentals.
Scholars will adhere to the SUISS refund and cancellation policies. ESU Branch Scholarship recipients will sign a contract with their Branch wherein they are required to repay the entire scholarship amount (concurrent with SUISS's refund and cancellation policies) if for any reason they must cancel their course of study or are unable to complete the course.
Review application guidelines and checklist here
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You do not need to submit a deposit as part of your application, but please note additional components the applications may require (letter of recommendation, passport photos, transcripts, writing sample)
Applications must be emailed to the ESU (email@example.com) by March 9, 2018. Please send application as one attachment.
Scholarship candidates will have earlier deadlines to complete their scholarship applications prior to completing their applications to the SUISS programs.