Freshmen Receive Writing Scholarships

Four MLWGS ninth grade students have received full or partial scholarships for summer writing workshops. The Richmond Young Writers Program conducts week-long writing workshops for students from ages 10-17 at Chop Suey Books in Carytown. A full scholarship for a free week has been awarded to freshman Keyko Regalado Bernal. Students Georgina Coffey, Heather Thompson, and Cyan Sada have all received partial scholarships for the program. These students and others were nominated by Ms. Surat.

Other students interested in the details of the program should check the website for open slots. The address is The cost is $150.00 per session. The weeks of June 27 and July 18 may still be available.