The University of Massachusetts Amherst

New Website and 2018 Program Dates

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

New this year, our program will take place July 22-29, making the Institute an option for more students. We’ll also be using the air-conditioned dormitories of the Commonwealth Honors College and state-of-the-art classroom facilities at the newly renovated South College building.

Stay tuned to our new website and our mailing list for more information on programming and scholarships. Applications for the 2018 session will open January 1, 2018. Teachers are welcome to nominate their students through our easy to use nomination form. Students should apply by March 1 to be considered for scholarship support.

Enjoy exploring the site, and we hope to see you this summer!

Opportunities for UMass Students to Work with the Juniper Institute for Young Writers Spring/Summer 2018

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

In partnership with the MFA Program for Poets and Writers at UMass Amherst, and as part of Juniper’s educational mission, the Juniper Institute for Young Writers hires current undergraduate and...