curiousYOUNGwriters Author Application Directions 2014-15

Interested Students
Pre-collegiate students who want to be an author for cYw need to submit the application form, obtain a teacher endorsement, and gain parental consent.

The Author Application Form and signed parental consent forms are to be submitted electronically by the applicant using our online forms below or emailed to: between March 1- April 1, 2014

The Teacher Recommendation Form and signature verification form is to be submitted directly by the teacher endorser using our online forms below or emailed to: between March 1- April 1, 2014

Selected Students will be required to:
• Choose a species and medical condition from the 2014 Topic Choices document
• Attend a writing workshop on May 17 at Monmouth University
• Research and author a research story that follows the established curiousYOUNGwriters Publication Guidelines about uncommon animals that are helping researchers find better answers to some age-old health questions.
• Submit final draft to the cYw Chief Student Writing Editor

After meeting the established requirements of curiousYOUNGwriters, student authors will receive a monetary stipend of $50 for 2014-2015.

Forms For Student Author Applicants-

Complete Online 2014-2015 cYw Application Form

Download Printable cYw Verification – Cover Sheet

Download Printable 2014-2015 cYw Application Form

Forms For Teachers-

Complete Online 2014-2015 Teacher Recommendation Form

Complete the Signature Verification Form

Forms For Parents-

Complete the Online Parental Consent Form