We’re looking forward to meeting everyone who has applied for this year’s conference! If you have applied for this year’s YAC and have not yet received a Participant Packet or your workshop stories, please let us know. 


The Young Authors’ Conference is a writing adventure for 5-12th grade students who dream of becoming published authors. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, July 11. Want to know more? Check out our YAC infographic!

Still have a few questions? Check out our “Conference” and “FAQ” pages for more information about the conference!

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Thank you to these generous sponsors for making the YAC Possible!

Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs
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