Text and Context: July 10 - August 19, 2017
Creative Writing: July 10 - August 5, 2017
Theater & Performance: August 7 - 19, 2017
Who should apply?
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.
Texts assigned prior to course. Written work dependent on course and graduate credit.
Ranges between £1,431 - £4,519. See Scottish Universities' International Summer School website for details.
|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 and 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 any other 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.
Professional Development Contact Hours and Credit
All students who complete their course receive a certificate of attendance. Credit is available for a modest fee, though not compulsory.
May be available from your local ESU Branch. Click here for a list of branches offering scholarships as well as further scholarship and grant resources.
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Program Extras for ESU Teacher-Scholars
Download the application form for your program here. Mail form, together with supporting documents and four passport-sized photos, to:
The English-Speaking Union
144 East 39th Street
New York, NY 10016
March 10, 2017
Scholarship candidates will have earlier deadlines.