Ontario Writers-in-the-Schools Virtual Presentations

With the assistance of the Ontario Arts Council, The Writers’ Union of Canada funds author visits to Ontario elementary and secondary schools.

Please ensure you have read the Ontario Writers-in-the-Schools program information before applying. For more information, contact Office Administrator Valerie Laws at info@writersunion.ca or 416-703-8982 ext. 224.

Application for Fall Session

We are currently accepting applications for the Fall Session (virtual presentations taking place before March 31, 2021). The deadline to apply is October 1, 2020. All applicants will be notified of application results within 2-3 weeks of the deadline.

Applicant Details

As part of the Union’s Equity Implementation Plan, the Union prioritizes funding for authors who are Black, Indigenous, racialized, LGBTQI2S, or living with a disability. 

Virtual Presentation Details
Please complete applicable virtual presentation details below based on requested funding. Click the section to expand.