Applications are due by May 15. The new rising class of Wordsmiths students is selected by June each year. If you’d like to apply to Wordsmiths please submit the form below or download a printable application and upload it here. Student Name*School*Grade*Home Phone*Student Email* Parent Name*Parent EmailMailing Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City AlabamaAlaskaArizonaArkansasCaliforniaColoradoConnecticutDelawareDistrict of ColumbiaFloridaGeorgiaHawaiiIdahoIllinoisIndianaIowaKansasKentuckyLouisianaMaineMarylandMassachusettsMichiganMinnesotaMississippiMissouriMontanaNebraskaNevadaNew HampshireNew JerseyNew MexicoNew YorkNorth CarolinaNorth DakotaOhioOklahomaOregonPennsylvaniaRhode IslandSouth CarolinaSouth DakotaTennesseeTexasUtahVermontVirginiaWashingtonWest VirginiaWisconsinWyomingArmed Forces AmericasArmed Forces EuropeArmed Forces Pacific State Zip What is your favorite subject in school? Why?*Why do you want to be in a writing program?*Name one or more of your favorite books:*Pick three words to describe yourself.*Write a paragraph or more describing a time you were very surprised. Describe what happened, how you felt, and where you were.*You are encouraged to attach an additional writing sample—a short story, poem, or essay, for example.Parent/Guardian Agreement* I agreeI hereby state that the information given by me and verified by my parent/guardian is true in all respect.Number where parent/guardian can best be reached:*Best time to call:*NameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.