Young Writers Conference 2014

Are you aged between 14 and 17 years old? Do you love writing?

Come along to our Young Writers Conference to develop your writing skills and meet loads of like-minded people. You’ll hear a keynote speech from bestselling novelist Matt Whyman and there are a variety of exciting workshops on offer.  

We're delighted to confirm that this year's conference will include workshops led by Cat Clarke, Elizabeth May, Jenny Lindsay, Ryan Van Winkle and Matt Whyman. We've got something for everyone, including building fantasy worlds, zine making and poetry. Click here to find out more information about each workshop.

The details

When: Saturday 1 November 2014.

Where: Macrobert Arts Centre, University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA.

Tickets: £6. Tickets must be booked in advance. Please download the booking form here.

If you have any questions about the Conference or the booking form, please contact Kay Bohan:


Here's what previous participants had to say:Young Writers Conference

‘I loved it. It was extremely inspirational and renewed my motivation for becoming a writer.’ Louise

‘SOOOOO useful! I now know how to get published should I wish to in the future! If I do, I will be indebted to the Scottish Book Trust for the conference.’ Lara 

‘Very interesting and useful, a great insight into a writing career. Thank you very much!’ Kirsten